Education

Back to School: Using Empathy as a Pathway to Learning

MIT sociologist and New York Times bestselling author Sherry Turkle teaches educators how technology affects…

Howard Gardner’s New Book Takes Us Inside His Expansive Mind

In “A Synthesizing Mind,” the creator of Multiple Intelligences Theory shows us how his mind…

How to Navigate the Future of Education

From declining college enrollment to STEAM education’s AI boost, education is experiencing great challenges –…

Future of Education: How to Set Up Students for Success with Melissa Fries

In this episode of Minds Worth Meeting, Melissa Fries of the Making Waves Foundation reveals…

This is How Technology Will Revolutionize Education and Business

Inequality negatively impacts communities and employers alike. Although many point to the “skills gap” there…

Technology is Widening the Skills Gap. Here’s How to Bridge It.

A report by McKinsey indicates that 62 percent of executives believe they will need to…

How to Manage the Risks and Opportunities of the Future of Work

These 10 speakers help leaders prepare for the impact of AI, automation and the gig…

Back to School: STEM Education Gets a Facelift

Engineer, roboticist and AI expert Dr. Ayanna Howard grooms the next generation of scientists to…

Tax Reform and the Hidden Assault on Education

Futurist Amy Webb analyzes Republican tax reforms, revealing how they jeopardize the long-term competitiveness of…

This Is What Happens When Robots Raise Our Kids

Social psychologist Dr. Sherry Turkle has spent her academic career analyzing the effects of technology…

Is Today’s Education System Preparing Students for Tomorrow’s Labor Needs?

What are we training students to do? In the last millennium, the structure of education…

Education’s Bold Opportunity in the Refugee Crisis

When refugees seek asylum, what is the role of the education sector? The number of…

Sustaining Innovation: Why Higher Education Loves Hybrids

Conventional wisdom casts online learning as a disruptive force that will revolutionize higher education by…

The Last Blended Learning Workshop You’ll Ever Need to Attend

As instruction methods are constantly updated, it’s difficult to be sure that the proper techniques…

The Evolution of Education: VR and the Future of Learning

In 2017, a plethora of changes are approaching the world of education: a new American…

Negotiation Mastery: Unlocking Value in the Real World

Negotiation is an essential part of everyday life; in business, it’s critical to success. Michael…

Should Instructional Choice Trump School Choice?

In the 21st century, a choice agenda should focus on optimizing instructional choices, not just…

Education Innovation: Missing From the Election Discussion

Julia Freeland Fisher, education expert and director of education research at the Clayton Christensen Institute,…

What Does It Take To Be Successful?

Hint: the answer is not “be smart” or “work hard.” Decades of research and reflection…

Education for All: Learning in the 21st Century

This spring, backlash against standardized testing will reach a fever pitch as parents across the…

Solve the Skills Gap with a New Movement in Higher Education

The “skills gap” is real and it’s growing. More than 90 percent of U.S. senior…

Blended: Building Blocks of Education’s Future

Schools are approaching the tipping point of a digital transformation that will change the way…