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iNACOL Symposium 2019: Shining a Light on the Future of Learning

Topics: Emerging Trends, Future of Learning

The iNACOL national conference this year will be held on October 28-31, 2019, at the Palm Springs Convention Center in Palm Springs, California. At this event, experts, practitioners, educators, policymakers and researchers gather and work to transform education. This year’s theme is “Shining a Light on the Future of Learning.”

October 28, 2019

Opportunities to Shape the Future of Learning

In this conference pre-session, KnowledgeWorks Director of Strategic Foresight Jason Swanson will help attendees explore the future of learning. a What actions should be taken to ensure that every child and community thrives in the face of rapid change? Over the next decade, education – like the rest of society – will be faced with navigating profound change. Education has the opportunity to help lead the way in developing new organizing principles for a new era and in applying strategic insights about the future to shape what learning looks like and how it is supported in school, district and other organizational contexts.

Workshop participants will explore changes on the horizon and develop strategies to shape the future of learning, as informed by Navigating the Future of Learning: A Strategy Guide identifying opportunities for education stakeholders in K-12, postsecondary and community-based learning settings to take informed action in response to the changes on the horizon raised by our latest ten-year forecast, Navigating the Future of Learning.