How can busy system leaders keep up on critical trends in education today? GETideas.org is here to help, with current content focused on four key strands: Cultivating Education Leadership, Technology-driven Innovation, Designing Modern Learning Environments, and the Future of Digital Content.
The library cooperative OCLC recently ran a conference at the University of Pennsylvania for academic librarians entitled, “MOOCs and Libraries: Massive Opportunity or Overwhelming Challenge?” and the Chronicle of HIgher Education was there to report on this convening. In this article, the Chronicle points to...
John Connell | January 23, 2013
From the conference web site: The technology team from Avenues: The World School is excited to announce that they will be hosting a two-day InnovatED conference on their New York City campus, July 10th-11th. InnovatED is specifically designed for those who are interested in learning...
Learning Trend Resources
What are the characteristics of effective education leaders? System leaders who skillfully navigate today’s education environment, quickly adapt to engage new learners, and actively develop leadership capacity among educators can make all the difference, fostering successful education systems that are poised for positive change rather than stagnant in their institutional settings. Learn more:
Technology has provided some of the 20th-century’s greatest innovations. Today’s learners expect access to new tools to advance their skills acquisition and career readiness. How are start-ups and traditional tech companies changing the face of education? How can we bring together technology and education leaders to craft a new digital world? Learn more:
Designing Modern Learning Environments
One of today’s greatest challenges in education lies in developing environments that provide efficient use of physical space for effective learning of 21st-century skills. How can designers, architects, artists, educators, and technologists come together to create modern spaces that support all types of learners–auditory, kinesthetic, and visual? Learn more:
The Future of Digital Content
Many publishing choices confront today’s education leaders. Self-publishing of materials, open educational resources, online assessments, and storage of big data are just a few aspects that system leaders must understand to support traditional and online students, as well as lifelong learners. How can education leaders prepare for success in ever-more-digital learning environments? Learn more: