Change is happening all around us. Demographics are shifting, technology is advancing at an unprecedented pace and our economy and workplaces are changing. For today’s students to be competitive in tomorrow’s workforce, they will need to have core academic knowledge and strong social emotional skills, creativity and the ability to partner with other people as well as machines.
Rapid change requires a new look at what it means to be college and career ready
Based on recent research completed by KnowledgeWorks on the skills individuals will need for careers in 2040 and beyond, core social-emotional skills like emotional regulation, empathy and self-knowledge will be critical to help students succeed in a future that looks very different from today.