Category Archives: Education

Education to Employment – the skills gap vs high youth unemployment

What are the skills most in demand by employers that kids need to acquire? A look at the answer from the McKinsey Global Initiative Education to Employment Report. Continue reading

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“1.0 Schools cannot teach 3.0 Kids”

Discussion on what future jobs look like, what skills are needed, and how schools need to support this change. Continue reading

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What should we teach our kids now that Knowledge is Obsolete? Part 1 – the Questions

OK, I was inspired by Pavan Arora, Director of Content at IBM Watson a few weeks ago when he spoke at the Information Development World Conference in San Jose. ┬áHe went way beyond the (rather creepy) IBM Watson video he … Continue reading

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