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Welcome to the Algorithmic Hiring Center

At the Thrival Festival’s Life.Code Interactive Experience, we simulated a hiring process from the year 2040.

Published: October 17, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning
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Are Today’s Students Ready for Possible Future of Work Contexts? What We Learn from Dennie

The fictional story of Dennie raises important questions about what people might need to know and be able to do...

Published: October 5, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning
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Are Today’s Students Ready for Possible Future of Work Contexts? What We Learn from Marika

The fictional story of Marika raises important questions about what people might need to know and be able to do...

Published: September 28, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning
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Acting Today to Embrace the Future for Learning

If we are willing to embrace possibilities, we can begin to take an active role in shaping the future of...

Published: September 20, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning
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Are Today’s Students Ready for Possible Future of Work Contexts? What We Learn from Humberto

The fictional story of Humberto raises important questions about what people might need to know and be able to do...

Published: September 7, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning
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Readiness Roadblocks and Avenues

As technology advances, we need to ask what we will be doing in future work environments.

Published: September 6, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning
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Employers’ Role in Helping People Adapt to the Changing Nature of Work

Employers need to play a key role in helping people adapt to the changing landscape of work.

Published: August 30, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning
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Are Today’s Students Ready for Possible Future of Work Contexts? What We Learn from Amanda

The fictional story of Amanda raises important questions about what people might need to know and be able to do...

Published: August 24, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning
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Are Today’s Students Ready for Possible Future of Work Contexts? What We Learn from Roxanne

The fictional story of Roxanne raises important questions about what people might need to know and be able to do...

Published: August 10, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning
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Are Today’s Students Ready for Possible Future of Work Contexts? What We Learn from Damian

The fictional story of Damian raises important questions about what people might need to know and be able to do...

Published: July 27, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning
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Rebuilding in Christchurch: Creating the Future of Learning

Central to the approach we take the future of learning at KnowledgeWorks is the notion that the future is not...

Published: July 24, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning, Overcoming Challenges
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Redefining Readiness in Southwest Ohio: One Scenario for Shaping the Future

This scenario creates a future image that characterizes one way a region might think about its approaches to readiness and...

Published: July 20, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning
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Building Support for Student-Centered Learning: A Toolkit for Exploring the Future

This toolkit supports conversations about how schools and communities might respond to the changing landscape to shape the future of...

Published: July 16, 2018
Topics: Community Partnerships, Future of Learning
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Are Today’s Students Ready for Possible Future of Work Contexts? What We Learn from Sofia

The fictional story of Sofia raises important questions about what people might need to know and be able to do...

Published: July 13, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning
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Can Virtual Reality Be Used to Teach Empathy?

Virtual reality has the potential for immersive stories that allow people to “walk in the shoes of others” in order...

Published: July 12, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning
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Shaping the Future of Readiness in Ohio: Three Regional Strategy Guides

Strategy guides surface opportunities to reshape readiness as the rise of smart machines and the decline of full-time employment impact...

Published: July 3, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning
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Shifting Definitions of Success Could Change Postsecondary Education

Postsecondary institutions need to strike a balance between immediate and future workforce needs.

Published: June 28, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning
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Are Today’s Students Ready for Possible Future of Work Contexts? What We Learn from Darryl

The fictional story of Darryl raises important questions about what people might need to know and be able to do...

Published: June 13, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning
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Redefining Readiness in Southeast Ohio: One Scenario for Shaping the Future

Stakeholders in Southeast Ohio considered how redefining readiness today might better prepare students for life and work in the future.

Published: June 5, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning
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Youth Leading Youth and Transforming Education

GripTape is on the path towards making purposeful and intentional change.

Published: May 31, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning
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Virtual Reality in Education: Shifting Perspectives through Immersion and Embodiment

Virtual reality has potential to help learners explore, engage, problem-solve and embody other identities for learning and understanding.

Published: May 30, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning
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Leveraging Cross-Sector Opportunities

We must collaborate to help everyone be ready to navigate the new employment and readiness landscape on the horizon.

Published: May 25, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning
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Finding the Balance in the Future of Learning: Technology and Social Emotional Skills

How might school districts balance the tension between technology and the need for deep inner connection and relationships among people?

Published: May 24, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning, Social Emotional Learning
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Creating Future Graduate Profiles

One way to help in the exploration of what a new foundation for readiness could mean is to create future...

Published: May 18, 2018
Topics: Future of Learning