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While the Pattern of Workforce Shifts, Will Higher Education Respond That Action?

As we recently discussed in our previous article, IBM Institute for Business Ventures announced its most recent study found that 120 million people worldwide will be required to retrain in the next three years in order to be ready to work with automation and advancing organic cognition. Based on Council of Higher Education in Turkey, there are 7.7 million students enrolled to higher education. As…
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Is Disruption a Good Idea in Education?

When the Fatih project took place, public schools began going digital few years ago, textbooks started to disappear from classrooms, and paper and pencils were no longer encouraged. All students from 1st to 12th grade would eventually get a tablet or laptop, aiming to reach…
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What Can We Learn From the First-Ever Tech Ambassador in the World?

Denmark, the oldest Nordic countries and home to 5.7 million very tall people, appointed the first-ever Tech Ambassador in 2017 to protect her interest against The Gang of Four. Casper Klynge, who is a home-raised diplomat with extensive experience at the war zones, took office with a determination to form good working relations with tech companies. Acting upon the information that “the…
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5 Emerging Tech Trends with Transformational Impact

Gartner, a global research and advisory firm, which is specialized in providing insight to the businesses recently revealed five distinct emerging technology trends that would generate new experience and business models to the individuals and corporations, as well as making…
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Five Principles of Successful Youth Employment Programs

What: Youth unemployment is one of the most pressing issues in many countries around the world. A measure of youth inactivity is provided by OECD with an indicator called neither employed nor in education or training (NEET) population. Among 35 OECD countries, Turkey has the…
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AQ is the new IQ

What: Adversity Quotient (AQ), refers to a person’s ability to adopt well in the face of adversity. The term is coined in 1997 by Paul Stoltz, who is a leading authority in organizational communication and economics. It shows how resilience of a person. Harvard Business School scholar Amy Edmondson’s recent research “The Fearless Organization: Creating Psychological Safety in the Workplace…
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Mega Trends Reshaping Global Learning

Driven by new technologies, the world is changing at accelerated speed and forcing every kind of institution established during the industrial era to do the same. Education, like every other field, is fundamentally affected by this change in both positive and negative ways.
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What Is This “Smart Act”?

What: Josh Howlay (39), the youngest member in Congress and a senator from Missouri, is the strongest critique of Big Tech among Republicans. On July 29, he introduced the Social Media Addiction Reduction Act (SMART) ACT that sets to outlaw a couple of features that make…
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AI in Education Could Reshape How the World Learns

In recent years, education industry has rallied to pursue “intelligent education”. China takes over the lead in AI spending based on VC investments in EdTech, making up %50 of all global VC investment in 2018. Generated unicorn ed-tech companies are now planning to export their vision and practice beyond the Chinese Wall to transform the education world. As we have discussed AI trends in…
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