Tag Archive | education

Curiosity: The Trending Skill You Didn’t Know You Needed

Curiosity: The Trending Skill You Didn’t Know You Needed

‘Applied Curiosity’ is the application of curiosity to do specific things like increase influence, inspire innovation, and prepare for competitive shifts in the global economy. Try these LinkedIn Learning courses now to strategically add curiosity into your repertoire of skills. They will be free for you through the end of June.

via LinkedIn

Augmented and Virtual Reality Gains Commercial Applications

Augmented and Virtual Reality Gains Commercial Applications

The high growth in the commercial segment is primarily due to the AR/VR capability to solve complex business problems and streamline operations. The two industries that are seeing the most activities or implementation in Asia-Pacific are education ($495.3 million in 2019) and retail ($244.4 million in 2019).

via Digital Lifescapes

How Teachers and Student Classrooms are Going Virtual

How Teachers and Student Classrooms are Going Virtual

Over the last few weeks, Cisco and IBM have launched a joint initiative to create free virtual classrooms for students affected by nationwide school closures. The aim is not only to connect teachers and students through interactive online classes, but to also help them use the technology more effectively.

via The Network

Leveraging Digital Resources During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Leveraging Digital Resources During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Workplaces are on-trend to rely more on digital learning and skills in the future regardless of COVID-19. If you want more information about how to utilize digital literacy during and after the crisis, here is a list of helpful resources:

via IBM Systems Media

Digital Literacy and the Future of Education

Digital Literacy and the Future of Education

New roles are emerging for those who can translate how the engineering and design of new technologies and applications affect our political, economic, social and cultural worlds. Education in this field and notions of digital literacy must expand to reflect this need.

via World Economic Forum

How EdTech will Advance World Education in 2020

How EdTech will Advance World Education in 2020

“The amount spent globally on education technology is expected to increase approximately $342 billion by 2025 as EdTech is globally considered as a viable way to address increasing and changing learning demands. Technology can support classrooms, schools and education systems to evolve at the pace required to better serve learners in 2020.”

via World Economic Forum

How AI Will Transform Education and Learning

How AI Will Transform Education and Learning

“To boost learning for students, by 2024 40% of education will be taught by AI systems that are personalized and adaptive in instructions with a focus on solving complex real-life challenges.”

via IDC

Best Practices of Innovative Entrepreneur Education

Best Practices of Innovative Entrepreneur Education

The goal is to shift the underlying perceptions and belief systems of individuals, to build their conviction and risk/reward tolerance at a personal level to help them take the leap to become an entrepreneur.”

via World Economic Forum

A Dynamic Learner in the Global Networked Economy

A Dynamic Learner in the Global Networked Economy

“Continuous education and self-improvement are imperative to keep up with work and life in a rapidly changing world. A book by Bradley Staats explains the benefits of dynamic learning and outlines the methods of becoming more effective as a lifelong learner.”

via World Economic Forum

How T-Shaped Skills Demand will Transform Work

How T-Shaped Skills Demand will Transform Work

In the context of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, there is a new demand to be an interdisciplinary and T-shaped person – that is, one who has an in-depth knowledge of a specific field, with sufficient knowledge in other fields outside their own specialization.

via World Economic Forum