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Technology Generates Jobs

“They’re always polite, they always upsell, they never take a vacation, they never show up late, there’s never a slip-and-fall, or an age, sex, or race discrimination case,” said Andrew Puzder, then chief executive of Hardee’s Food Systems Inc., a restaurant chain headquartered in Tennessee. He was talking about swapping employees for machines. Statements like …

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Mobile Phone Technology Helps African Farmers Sell What They Sow

A Kenyan mobile phone platform is offering local farmers access to a transparent marketplace that offers higher prices for their goods. Farmers who sell produce to Twiga now have access to a fair, transparent, mobile marketplace that offers higher prices for their goods. In the past, they often lost money, time, and products because sales …

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How Can We Benefit from eLearning Today and Tomorrow?

Multimedia-based Electronic learning has become a tool used to provide access to education for multiple segments of the population, which otherwise would have little to no access to it. While eLearning is integrated it into curricula early in the digital revolution, in many countries, it is just beginning to address the opportunities and challenges web-based …

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Management Can be Perceived as an Instrument Exercised to Achieve an Organization’s Purpose.

The concept of quality is not new in the Technical Vocational Education and Training. Training providers, trainers, administrators, and policymakers express it in different ways. Consequently, they apply various techniques and means to check whether the approved quality standards are met or not. Quality education is a strong foundation for preparing and improving quality. It …

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Smartphone together with teacher in the classroom

[vc_section][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The smartphone is an example of a tool we can use as an aid in the process of a transfer knowledge from a person to another. The teacher will be using the smartphone for creating the lesson be independent of the classroom and the students. The teacher can work systematically and develop the training as …

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Machine learning in education

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1519853349000{margin-top: -20px !important;}”]Illustration: Startup Stock Photos     Machine learning in education [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Machine learning is having a dramatic impact on the way software is designed so that it can keep pace with business change. Machine learning is so dramatic because it helps you use data to drive business rules and logic [1].[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”5338″ …

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Do we need computers in the classroom?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1517780601101{margin-top: -20px !important;}”]Illustration: OECD infographic     Do we need computers in the classroom? [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]On average, in the past 10 years, there has been no appreciable improvement in student achievement in reading, mathematics or science in the countries that have invested heavily in information and communication technologies for education [1].[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”6098″ img_size=”full” css=”.vc_custom_1517780615644{margin-top: …

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Can You Teach Creativity?

“With 21st Century firms emphasizing the value of creativity in their employees, it’s important that teachers are allowed to value the trait in their students too – which is something that today’s curriculums often discourage” (Puccio, in the International Center for Studies in Creativity). Creativity as a subject in schools In recent years, there have been growing …

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