So, What IS the Future of Work?

So, What IS the Future of Work? – EdSurge News

For many attending the Future of Work symposium on Wednesday, there wasn’t any question whether automation is going to take over jobs-but rather when, and how education should respond. Hosted at Stanford University, the day-long event brought together dozens of minds who are thinking about what careers and skills students need to prepare for, and how an increasingly digital higher-education system will need to adapt to help get them there.

Online Courses as Good as In-Person Classes

Online Courses as Good as In-Person Classes

I was surprised by the tone and conclusions of the recent opinion piece by Jing Liu, ” It’s Time to Ask Why Online Learning Isn’t Working,” published in “Inside Digital Learning.” Perhaps online learning is struggling at major universities — after all, there is an obsession to turn online learning into profit centers, right?

Social Learning Vs Informal Learning: Can You Tell The Difference?

Social Learning Vs Informal Learning: Can You Tell The Difference? – eLearning Industry

Learning can happen anytime, anywhere, with those around us serving as invaluable sources of inspiration, experience, and knowledge. In many respects, the world is our teacher, but we must be aware of how to tap into the educational opportunities it can offer. Both social and informal learning models are rooted in this ideology.