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How Times Have Changed

Posted: 28/11/2019 by broadyesl in 21st century, Uncategorized

 

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A good discussion of  the term “soft” skills at Stop Calling Them Soft Skills; They’re Essential Skills

Read Are You Selling Day-Old Doughnuts for a good discussion

What should schools do and teach? More at https://www.raconteur.net/business-innovation/educating-children-jobs-future?fbclid=IwAR1HAj4-5OVc90s91PjCiu4QOJU2_tssB3j6ZsR8eGv9H99qNoZTbr4vU_Y

Are you one of them? Read more at http://electriceducator.blogspot.com/2018/01/do-you-teach-with-paper-based-mindset.html

From https://www.eschoolnews.com/2018/04/19/new-technologies-ar-vr-wearables/?ps=cbroady0%40georgetowncollege.edu-001a000001JKcBT-003a000001eyvec. Excerpt:

A new publication from KnowledgeWorks, Leveraging Digital Depth for Responsive Learning Environments, explores the potential future impacts of using wearables, AR, and VR in the classroom and other learning environments. The report also encourages educators to develop a critical filter to sift through the hype and determine the value and use of these new technologies.

 

Schools do much to prepare their learners for the future. However, companies and society also provide opportunities for students to acquire and practice such skills. Read here some examples of such initiatives so you can share them with your communities https://www.eschoolnews.com/2018/01/04/newsflash-preparing-students-future-workforce-society-wide-effort/?ps=cbroady0%40georgetowncollege.edu-001a000001JKcBT-003a000001eyvec