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Discussing Pathways for Transforming Learning on EduTalk Radio

We see that profound change is on the horizon for education, but how do we get there? That was one...

Published: October 22, 2014
Topics: Future of Learning
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Innovating Toward a Vibrant Learning Ecosystem: Ten Pathways for Transforming Learning

This framework is designed to help education stakeholders become active agents of change in creating the future.

Published: October 21, 2014
Topics: Future of Learning
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Meet Jason Swanson: Futurist and Director of Strategic Foresight

The KnowledgeWorks Policy and Strategic Foresight Team has expanded to include Jason Swanson as the Director of Strategic Foresight.

Published: September 23, 2014
Topics: Future of Learning
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Forecasting the Future of K-12 Teaching: Four Scenarios for a Decade of Disruption®

Forecasting the Future of K-12 Teaching: Four Scenarios for a Decade of Disruption examines how the disruptive changes shaping education...

Published: September 23, 2014
Topics: Future of Learning
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Will Teaching Diversify into Many Learning Agent Roles?

What might teaching look like in ten years if a diverse set of learning agent roles and activities supported rich,...

Published: September 19, 2014
Topics: Future of Learning
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Will Learning Agents Outside Schools Form a Supplemental Profession?

What might teaching look like in ten years if today’s public education system does not change significantly but professionals from...

Published: September 18, 2014
Topics: Education Policy, ESSA, Future of Learning
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Will Teachers Take Back the Classroom?

What might teaching look like in ten years if public educators reclaim the learning agenda by helping to shape the...

Published: September 16, 2014
Topics: Future of Learning
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Will Teaching Become A Plastic Profession?

What might teaching look like in ten years if we do not alleviate current stressors on the profession and do...

Published: September 16, 2014
Topics: Early College High School, Future of Learning
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What Might Teaching Look Like in 10 Years?

What might teaching look like in ten years? How might choices that we make about teaching today affect the design...

Published: September 12, 2014
Topics: Future of Learning
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Looking through Google Glass to the future of learning

KnowledgeWorks staff had the chance to try out Google Glass and explore possible ways it could be used in education.

Published: September 9, 2014
Topics: Future of Learning
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Insight from recent White House, U.S. Department of Education forum

The White House and USDOE are calling on communities to work together toward ambitious college success goals through shared plans...

Published: August 8, 2014
Topics: Community Partnerships, Future of Learning
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Cultivating New Cultures of Learning

Last week I had the opportunity to engage in Grantmakers for Education’s 2014 Education Grantmakers Institute at the Harvard School...

Published: July 3, 2014
Topics: Future of Learning
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Creating the Future of Teaching

As we face dramatic changes to the fundamental structures of education, we need to be intentional about how we design...

Published: June 19, 2014
Topics: Future of Learning
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Creating Community Learning Landscapes

As the learning ecosystem expands, we see the potential for learning experiences to extend throughout community landscapes.

Published: June 12, 2014
Topics: Education Policy, ESSA, Future of Learning
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Glimpses of the Future of Education

Glimpses of the Future of Education provides context for helping museum staff and education leaders consider how to create a vibrant...

Published: June 5, 2014
Topics: Future of Learning
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Envisioning New Possibilities for Districts

Could a future school function as a flexible learning space in which students moved fluidly across different kinds of learning...

Published: April 21, 2014
Topics: Future of Learning
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Flipping Mastery

By Jesse Moyer Several years ago, when I was working on our 2020 Forecast: Creating the Future of Learning, the...

Published: April 16, 2014
Topics: Future of Learning
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Supporting Districts as the Learning Ecosystem Expands

As education goes through a time of disintermediation, learners and their families will have many options for deciding what learning...

Published: April 14, 2014
Topics: Future of Learning
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Transforming District Governance: Exploring Education in the Year 2025 with NSBA

At the National School Board Association’s annual conference, I had the pleasure of sharing insights from KnowledgeWorks’ strategic foresight publications...

Published: April 9, 2014
Topics: Education Policy, ESSA, Future of Learning
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New Value Propositions for De-Institutionalizing Times

Like educational institutions, museums and other cultural organizations face exciting opportunities to enrich learning and support young people as we...

Published: April 4, 2014
Topics: Future of Learning
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Forecasting Student Needs in 2025 and Beyond

The Student Needs 2025+ research project is forecasting baseline and alternate scenarios for six domains.

Published: April 3, 2014
Topics: Future of Learning
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Learning Corridors

As learning de-institutionalizes, we are moving toward an expanded learning ecosystem that has the potential to provide radically personalized learning...

Published: March 14, 2014
Topics: Education Policy, ESSA, Future of Learning
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It’s Time for Transformation

Yesterday the Donnell-Kay Foundation announced ReSchool Colorado, “a game changing, multi-year effort to create a new state public education system...

Published: February 26, 2014
Topics: Future of Learning