What Skills Will Students (Really) Need to be Successful in 2025 and Beyond?
Abstract: In 2017, CNBC reported that 65% of jobs kids will have don’t yet exist. But, as educators, we are expected to prepare them for that world. So, what do we do? Pulling stories from along the spectrum, from personal experiences in the classroom to tales of what the tech world is craving in its talent, this talk will offer a look into how schools can develop not only hard skills in K-12 students, but arguably what’s more important—soft skills and social capital, all through the lens of equity.