Impact of economic crisis on education and the next-generation workforce

Patricia Ordóñez De Pablos, Robert D. Tennyson

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Abstract

With the evolution of information technologies, mobile devices, and social media, educators must learn to build and utilize new forms of content delivery, new teaching methodologies for academics, and special learning environments tailored to the needs of adult students. Impact of Economic Crisis on Education and the Next-Generation Workforce provides comprehensive coverage on the complexities and challenges of the learning process in the context of higher education and the role information technologies can play in mobile and distance learning. Through this book, professors, students, politicians, policymakers, corporate leaders, senior general managers, managing directors, information technology directors, and managers will understand the evolution and needs of new labor markets, including challenges for education, higher education and reforms, mobile and distance learning in higher education, problems in the current labor market, and the role of faculty with respect to workforce training.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherIGI Global
Number of pages432
ISBN (Electronic)9781466694569
ISBN (Print)1466694556, 9781466694552
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2015

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