#DisruptEDU

By Anthony Speranza | Disrupting the traditional education paradigm for the better. More at https://anthsperanza.com/disruptedu/

An uber teaching profession

From 2018, every teacher working in NSW schools will have to understand and apply the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers to their work. …

Education

Can you teach someone to be innovative?

I asked this question at a recent CoLearn MeetUp to a fellow colearner and he was quite taken aback by the question. It is a tough one and I think …

Innovation

Changing the shape of teaching

Share selection to:<p>In Ms Richmond’s Grade 2 class of ’65, East Devonport Primary School, Wesley Imms got an education that set him on course for life.<p>…

Education

Stranded In The Future

Embed from Getty Images <b>Leaders are effectively preparing to leave people stranded in the future…by not preparing our organizations and the</b> …

Intelligence

Disruptive Innovation

Education is ripe for disruptive change leading to innovative practices that improve learning outcomes for our students. What might have worked in …

How My Schooling Ruined My Education

As I wind up my post-graduation and hopefully my education, I cannot help but wonder about the whole idea of education. Spending a third of my life …

Education

Primary Schools Will Evolve Faster | The Digital Evolution of Schooling

<b>Mal Lee and Roger Broadie</b><p>A decade plus study of the digital evolution of the pathfinder affirms to the authors that in general terms primary – or …

Education

American Schools Are Training Kids for a World That Doesn't Exist

Are Americans getting dumber?<p>Our math skills are falling. Our reading skills are weakening. Our children have become less literate than children in …

Education and accelerated change: The imperative for design learning

<b>Education in the era of continuous technological disruption</b>Discussions on the impact of “technological disruption” writ large are now so common as to …

Innovation

Rethinking Reshaping Schools

Rethinking Reshaping Schools<p><b>For too long, devotion to the traditional school schedule and organization has hindered major school reform, according to</b> …

Education

Considering An AGILE Approach Towards The Speed Of Change And Accelerated Obsolescence

Embed from Getty Images <i>“We believe the real secret sauce in looking to the future and staying agile lies in your organization’s openness and</i> …

Fast & Furious

Framework: The role of Humans in the Future of Work

Yesterday I gave the keynote on <b>Creating the Future of Work</b> at The End of Nine to Five.<p>For the last years in addressing the future of work I have …

What Could Education Look Like In The Future?

A series of recent activities, events and discussions have seen me imagining a range of future education scenarios. So, this post is an attempt to …

Dystopia

Accommodating Linear and Non Linear Growth | The Digital Evolution of Schooling

<i>In posting this piece we appreciate we are – once again – addressing a development that has likely never been considered in school growth, but it is</i> …

Education

It Is 2017 – Are We Serious About Modernising Education Yet?

<b>By Peter West</b>“Are we there yet?” These are not the words any parent wants to hear from the children in the back seat a few minutes into a holiday …

Medicine

Are Schools Like Dinosaurs?

<b>By Steve Francis</b><p>Whilst this question is challenging and confronting, it is vital that educators consider the issue of the relevance of schooling …

Education

Teacher professional learning pedagogy needs to change too

For too long now education conferences and professional learning events have prolonged a traditional “sage on the stage” approach. It is lazy and it …

Professional Development

“Well, Duh!” — 10 Obvious Truths That We Shouldn’t Be Ignoring

AMERICAN SCHOOL BOARD JOURNAL<p>April 2011<p>“Well, Duh!” — Ten Obvious Truths That We Shouldn’t Be Ignoring<p>By Alfie Kohn<p>The field of education bubbles …

Teaching

Start A Fire

Big data reveals the skills young people need

Over the past year the Foundation for Young Australians has built an evidence base of what the future of work will look like and the skills young …

Big Data

Creative Destruction Teams

Embed from Getty Images <i>“Our organizations tend to be good at what was important yesterday.”</i> -via <i>Creative Destruction: Why Companies That Are Build to</i> …

Creativity

The Future of Work: Trends and Toolsets

<i>Last month I wrote a report for a client about the future of work. In my contract is a clause that says that, apart from anything commercially</i> …

The Workplace

Learning is the work of the future

A generation ago, teachers could expect that what they taught would last for the life of their students. Today, schools need to prepare students for …

The Moons are Aligning

I was lucky. I completed my teaching degree in the 1970’s during a time of new ideas, new directions and new thinking. It wasn’t just a time for …

Learning

As the pace of technological advancements grows, just what jobs – if any – will we be doing in the future?

As much as a consensus between futurists, philosophers, entrepreneurs and technologists is possible, there is bad news and good news regarding the …

Singularity

Humans Are Underrated

<i>Read QA With Geoff on Humans are Underrated Here</i><p><b>As technology races ahead, what will people do better than computers?</b><p>What hope will there be for us …

U.S. Army

Are schools agile enough to evolve with society?

<i>This text was originally prepared for Educational Services Australia and published on the Scootle Lounge, and has been modified to suit this …

Education

9 Ideas Education Is Having Trouble Responding To

Education

Time to redesign curriculum for the digital age

In too many schools, technology integration has come to mean retrofitting new technology to outdated curriculum. Digital tools are tacked onto …

Education