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KnowledgeWorks Forecast 5.0 Points to Rapid Change on Horizon for Education

“Navigating the Future of Learning” examines current societal trends and potential future impacts on education.

Published: November 27, 2018
Topics: Emerging Trends, Future of Learning
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KnowledgeWorks Research Named ‘Most Significant Futures Work’ by Association of Professional Futurists

"The Future of Learning: Redefining Readiness from the Inside Out" recognized by the Association of Professional Futurists.

Published: October 5, 2018
Topics: Emerging Trends, Future of Learning, Readiness, Workforce Development
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Will Job Seekers Survive or Thrive? Augmented Reality Exhibit to Explore Pittsburgh Student Readiness

Thrival Humans X Tech participants will be able to step into what the future of workforce readiness might look like...

Published: September 18, 2018
Topics: Emerging Trends, Future of Learning, Readiness, Workforce Development
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College in High School Alliance Awarded $1.2 Million To Enhance Support for Equitable and High-Quality Dual Enrollment, Concurrent Enrollment and Early College High School

The College in High School Alliance has been awarded $1.2 million to advance goals of steering the expansion, equity and...

Published: September 13, 2018
Topics: Early College High School, Education Equity, Education Policy
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KnowledgeWorks Releases Interactive Facilitation Guide for Educators Exploring the Future

Communities now have the opportunity to rethink the students and classrooms of the future—better preparing learners for college and career—using...

Published: July 16, 2018
Topics: Emerging Trends, Future of Learning, Workforce Development
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KnowledgeWorks Releases Three Regional Strategy Guides on the Future of Readiness

Automation and digital skills are on the rise throughout the country, and Ohio is no exception. At nine percent, the...

Published: July 3, 2018
Topics: Emerging Trends, Future of Learning, Workforce Development
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Early College High School Programs Receive Flexibility Under New ODE Provision

Early college high school (ECHS) programs have received the flexibility they need to support teens graduating with a high school...

Published: June 14, 2018
Topics: Early College High School, Education Equity
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KnowledgeWorks CEO Judy Peppler Honored as Visionary Leader by Education Reimagined

Education Reimagined has awarded KnowledgeWorks CEO Judy Peppler with a “Visionary Leadership Award.”

Published: May 2, 2018
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New KnowledgeWorks Resource Supports Leaders Who Want to Personalize Learning

New publication serves as a resource for education leaders who have a desire to personalize learning in their district or...

Published: April 5, 2018
Topics: 101, Helping Teachers, Vision and Culture
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KnowledgeWorks Maps Emerging Personalized Learning Trends in State ESSA Plans

A new dashboard and research publication released today by KnowledgeWorks that indicates strong commitment from states to advance policies that...

Published: March 14, 2018
Topics: Education Policy, ESSA
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KnowledgeWorks Research Explores Potential Impact of Wearables, AR and VR Technology in the Classroom

"Leveraging Digital Depth for Responsive Learning Environments" explores how technologies such as wearables, AR and VR may create new opportunities...

Published: March 12, 2018
Topics: Emerging Trends, Future of Learning
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New KnowledgeWorks Toolkit Helps School Districts Create a Community-Wide Vision for Personalized Learning

KnowledgeWorks’ new toolkit Laying the Groundwork for a Community-Wide Vision for Personalized Learning is designed to help school districts engage...

Published: March 1, 2018
Topics: Vision and Culture
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KnowledgeWorks Looks to the Future With a New Brand Identity and Website

KnowledgeWorks unveils refreshed brand identity and new website.

Published: February 23, 2018
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KnowledgeWorks CEO Judy Peppler to Retire in June

After five years of leading the national education organization, KnowledgeWorks CEO Judy Peppler announced she will retire at the end of June.

Published: January 31, 2018
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New KnowledgeWorks Paper Explores the Future Landscape of Education Reform

A new paper, released by KnowledgeWorks forecasts how and why education changemakers might work to influence the education system in...

Published: December 19, 2017
Topics: Emerging Trends, Future of Learning
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KnowledgeWorks Releases Policy Recommendations for the Future of Higher Education

Policymakers have a unique opportunity to transform higher education through modernization of the federal Higher Education Act.

Published: November 16, 2017
Topics: Education Policy, Higher Education
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Strategies for Higher and Postsecondary Education Leaders to Shape the Future of Learning

This interactive workbook offers strategies and questions for higher education to shape the future of education today.

Published: October 24, 2017
Topics: Emerging Trends, Future of Learning
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KnowledgeWorks to explore local perspectives on career readiness with grant from Martha Holden Jennings Foundation

A new paper, released by KnowledgeWorks forecasts how and why education changemakers might work to influence the education system in...

Published: August 29, 2017
Topics: Emerging Trends, Future of Learning
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KnowledgeWorks and Getting Smart host event focused on redefining readiness

A new paper, released by KnowledgeWorks forecasts how and why education changemakers might work to influence the education system in...

Published: August 18, 2017
Topics: Emerging Trends, Future of Learning
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New KnowledgeWorks paper explores skills needed to succeed in future workforce

The Future of Learning: Redefining Readiness from the Inside Out explores how career readiness may be redefined to better prepare...

Published: June 15, 2017
Topics: Emerging Trends, Future of Learning
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Five new KnowledgeWorks Board Members bring diverse private, public and nonprofit experience

A new paper, released by KnowledgeWorks forecasts how and why education changemakers might work to influence the education system in...

Published: June 15, 2017
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KnowledgeWorks hires Michael DiMaggio as Vice President for Strategic Partnerships and Development

KnowledgeWorks has hired Michael DiMaggio as vice president for strategic partnerships and development, the organization announced today.

Published: May 31, 2017
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Students in Kentucky, North Carolina win Imagine FutureEd student design competition

Today, KnowledgeWorks and Teach the Future announced all winners and recognized a teacher for supporting the creation of two winning...

Published: May 18, 2017
Topics: Emerging Trends, Future of Learning

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