Infographic: Generation Z: The Next Generation Learner

Generation Z has different preferences and expectations for learning than previous generations that may cause you to rethink your recruitment and retention strategies.  American Student Assistance has provided this infographic with some insights into Generation z.  A PDF of this infographic is available here.

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Rick W. Burkett runs the John A. Logan College Teaching and Learning Center, teaches history, and heads an educational nonprofit. He publishes blogs on a wide variety of topics, including history, teaching and learning, student success, and teaching online.
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Infographic: Emerging Social Trends Among Millennials

Schools are using the power of social networks to attract potential students, interact with current students and stay connected with alumni. American Student Assistance has released this infographic with some social media insights that may help schools interact with their students in a more positive way.  A PDF of this infographic is available here.

infographic - Emerging Social Media Trends Among Millennials

Rick W. Burkett runs the John A. Logan College Teaching and Learning Center, teaches history, and heads an educational nonprofit. He publishes blogs on a wide variety of topics, including history, teaching and learning, student success, and teaching online.
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Jason Dorsey On Millennials

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Jason Dorsey is the co-founder and chief strategy officer at the Center for Generational Kinetics.  His primary focus in on marketing to Millennials and Millennials in the workplace.  But, his work on studying the different generations today can provide some useful insights in dealing with students today. Continue reading “Jason Dorsey On Millennials”

Rick W. Burkett runs the John A. Logan College Teaching and Learning Center, teaches history, and heads an educational nonprofit. He publishes blogs on a wide variety of topics, including history, teaching and learning, student success, and teaching online.
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Jamie Gutfreund – Realism and Idealism: Understanding Gen Z

This is a video by Jamie Gutfreund on Generation Z.  She was a speaker at the 2015 Future of StoryTelling Summit, and is the CMO of the Cassandra Report.

Description of the clip from the Future of StoryTelling site:

Through her work on the Cassandra Report and extensive experience in digital content and commerce, Jamie Gutfreund has drawn up a full personality profile for the people who will soon be ruling the world: Generation Z. Maturing in a post-9/11 world amid a challenging economy, violent news stories, and a chaotic media environment, Generation Z looks not for perfection but for authenticity. Trends that the rest of us are still adjusting to are embedded in Generation Z’s DNA—from a constant connection to a global world to the 24/7 coverage of social media. If Generation Z can seem like a puzzle, Gutfreund has cracked the solution—and she’s come to share Gen Z’s passion in the process.

 

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Rick W. Burkett runs the John A. Logan College Teaching and Learning Center, teaches history, and heads an educational nonprofit. He publishes blogs on a wide variety of topics, including history, teaching and learning, student success, and teaching online.
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