Sales of Mobile PCs into the US K-12 Sector Continue to Grow
02 Mar 2017 - Sales of Mobile PCs* into the US K-12 sector continued to develop in 2016, with annual shipments growing 18% year-on-year in 2016, reaching 12.6 million units, up from 10.7 million in 2015. Districts continue to expand their 1:1 learning programs and a strong replacement market is developing.
Introducing Project RED Phase III – The Project RED Briefs!
Introducing Project RED Phase III Research – The Project RED Briefs!
Building on the initial study of 997 schools, Project RED Phase III dives into a deep, 3-year study of 37,000 students and 2,200 teachers in 20 carefully-selected, high-performing districts, examining why the education industry, among all industries, is the lone failure, and how a state can dramatically improve student academic performance while simultaneously reducing the financial burden of public education.
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Skills for a Digital World
OECD analyses have begun to understand the relationship between digitalisation, jobs and skills, the magnitude of potential job substitution due to technological change, the relationship between globalisation and wage polarisation, as well as the changes to the organisation of work. With a focus on policy, the OECD is looking at the challenges these trends place on labour market, skills and social policy.
Ensuring that everyone has the right skills for an increasingly digital and globalised world is essential to promote inclusive labour markets and to spur innovation, productivity and growth.
15 Characteristics of a 21st-Century Teacher
ESL Instructor, Tsisana Palmer, elaborates on 15 important characteristics of a 21st-century teacher.
Recent technological advances have affected many areas of our lives: the way we communicate, collaborate, learn, and, of course, teach.