Reading, Video, and Arithmetic?

Reading, video, and arithmetic?

Reported by EdSurge, video assignments are beginning to replace the college term paper, especially for online classes.

And with digital video on YouTube and Netflix becoming a much more common and critical part of how we learn, does this macro-trend necessitate a skills-change in what we’re preparing our students for?

The takeaway? Where video creation, design and public speaking used to be fairly specialized skill sets, do we need to see them far more broadly as essential communication skills for success in the 21st century?

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Eric Olsen

Eric brings more than a decade of award-winning creative brand development, marketing analytics and higher education experience to Helix Education. Eric is a graduate of Bradley University and earned his MBA at Lewis University.