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Shift Happens Mde 191071 7

  1. 1. Did You Know . . . 0
  2. 2. If you’re one in a million in China . . . 0
  3. 3. There are 1,300 people just like you. 0 http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/rankorder/2119rank.html
  4. 4. In India, there are 1,100 people just like you. 0 http://www.medindia.net/patients/calculators/pop_clock.asp
  5. 5. The 25% of the population in China with the highest IQ’s . . . 0
  6. 6. Is greater than the total population of North America. 0 http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/rankorder/2119rank.html
  7. 7. In India, it’s the top 28%. 0 http://www.medindia.net/patients/calculators/pop_clock.asp
  8. 8. Translation: They have more honors kids than we have kids. 0 http://www.childtrendsdatabank.org/pdf/53_PDF.pdf#search=%22number%20of%20children%20in%20United%20States%22
  9. 9. Did you know . . . 0
  10. 10. China will soon become the number one English speaking country in the world. 0
  11. 11. If you took every single job in the U.S. today and shipped it to China . . . 0
  12. 12. China would still have a labor surplus. 0
  13. 13. During the course of this 45 minute presentation . . . 0
  14. 14. <ul><li>540 babies will be born in the U.S. </li></ul><ul><li>2196 babies will be born in China. </li></ul><ul><li>3159 babies will be born in India. </li></ul>0
  15. 15. The U.S. Department of Labor estimates that today’s learner will have 10-14 jobs . . . 0
  16. 16. By the age of 38. 0
  17. 17. According to the U.S. Department of Labor . . . 0
  18. 18. 1 out of 4 workers today is working for a company he has been employed by for less than one year. 0
  19. 19. More than 1 out of 2 are working at their current job for less than 5 years. 0
  20. 20. The top 10 in-demand jobs in 2010 didn’t exist in 2004. 0
  21. 21. Question for educators: How do we prepare our students for 14 different jobs and several different careers? 0
  22. 22. We are currently preparing students for jobs that don’t yet exist . . . 0
  23. 23. using technologies that haven’t been invented . . . 0
  24. 24. in order to solve problems we don’t even know are problems yet. David Warlick – Connect Learning blog 0
  25. 25. Question for Administrators? How do we do this? 0
  26. 26. Name this country . . . 0
  27. 27. <ul><li>Richest in the World </li></ul><ul><li>Largest Military </li></ul><ul><li>Center of world business and finance </li></ul><ul><li>Strongest education system </li></ul><ul><li>World center of innovation and invention </li></ul><ul><li>Currency the world standard of value </li></ul><ul><li>Highest standard of living </li></ul>0
  28. 28. England. 0
  29. 29. In 1900. 0
  30. 30. Do you perceive a trend? 0
  31. 31. Did you know . . . 0
  32. 32. There are over 100 million registered users of MySpace. (August 2006) 0
  33. 33. The average MySpace page is visited 30 times a day. . . 0
  34. 34. or 17,000 hits per second. 0
  35. 35. Did you know . . . 0
  36. 36. We are living in exponential times. 0
  37. 37. There are over 2.7 billion searches performed on Google each month… 0
  38. 38. which indexed 25 billion web pages in 2005 0
  39. 39. up from 25 million in 7 years earlier. 0
  40. 40. To whom were these questions addressed B.G.? (Before Google) 0
  41. 41. Question: When did the word “Google” become a verb? 0
  42. 42. The blogosphere doubles in size every 200 days 0 http://www.sifry.com/alerts/archives/000436.html
  43. 43. with 2 new blogs being created every second 0 http://www.sifry.com/alerts/archives/000436.html
  44. 44. and 1,116 bloggers posting every minute 0
  45. 45. The number of text messages sent and received every day exceeds the population of the planet. 0
  46. 46. averaging 100 text messages for every person in the world… 0
  47. 47. At a cost of $50 billion in 2004. 0
  48. 48. By their 21 st birthday, digital kids will have sent/received 250,000 emails/IMs . . . 0
  49. 49. spent 10,000 hours on the phone, 0
  50. 50. and watched 20,000 hours of TV (with 500,000 commercials). 0
  51. 51. Kids use electronic media 6.5 hours a day into which they pack 8.5 hours of exposure to that media. How?
  52. 52. They multitask.
  53. 53. There are about 540,000 words in the English language . . .
  54. 54. About 5 times as many as during Shakespeare’s time.
  55. 55. More than 3,000 new books are published . . .
  56. 56. Daily.
  57. 57. It’s estimated that a week’s worth of New York Times . . .
  58. 58. contains more information than a person was likely to come across in a lifetime in the 18 th century.
  59. 59. Yet print newspapers will be extinct by the first quarter of 2043. The Economist, “ Who Killed the Newspaper ?”, August 26-September 1, 2006
  60. 60. It’s estimated that 1.5 exabytes (that’s 1.5 x 10 18 ) of unique new information will be generated worldwide this year.
  61. 61. That’s estimated to be more than in the previous 5,000 years.
  62. 62. The amount of new technical information is doubling every 2 years.
  63. 63. That means for a student starting a four-year technical or college degree . . .
  64. 64. half of what they learn in their first year of study will be outdated by their third year of study.
  65. 65. It’s predicted to double every 72 hours by 2010.
  66. 66. Predictions are that e-paper will be cheaper than real paper.
  67. 67. And with the rapid and exponential growth of knowledge, does it make sense to publish it in a book?
  68. 68. Third generation fiber optics has recently been separately tested by NEC and Alcatel . . . 0
  69. 69. That pushes 10 trillion bits per second down one strand of fiber. 0
  70. 70. That’s 1,900 CDs or 150 million simultaneous phone calls every second. 0
  71. 71. It’s currently tripling about every 6 months and is expected to do so for at least the next 20 years. 0
  72. 72. The fiber is already there; switches are just being improved on the ends. . . which means the marginal cost of these improvements is effectively $0.
  73. 73. 47 million laptops were shipped worldwide last year.
  74. 74. The $100 laptop project is expecting to ship between 50 and 100 million laptops a year to children in underdeveloped countries.
  75. 75. Number of iPods sold in 3Q 2006 = 8,100,000
  76. 76. Up from 304,000 3Q in 2003
  77. 77. College freshmen identify the iPod as more “in” than beer.
  78. 78. What does it all mean? 0
  79. 79. Preparing our children for a future that we cannot even describe requires of educators more than we have ever expected before . David Warlick 0
  80. 80. Shift Happens. With thanks to Karl Fisch, Arapahoe High School, Centennial, CO - The Fischbowl 0

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