Education General: Continuous unlearning, lifelong learning, soft skills, creativity, and project-based learning are discussed in the context of new learning approaches.
Edtech and Edchat: Gamification, new pedagogical models, augmented and virtual reality (AR, VR), e-learning and other tech-focused approaches to personalize learning through technology.
AI, ML & Deep Learning: Educating resilient skills which are less prone to replacement by automation such as critical thinking, teamwork, interpersonal skills, leadership and entrepreneurship. Lifelong learning and a curriculum focused on humanities are discussed.
STEM and Digital Education: The importance of STEM education for the future economy and women’s role in STEM fields is emphasized.
Learning Disabilities: Discussion in the UK around investing in support for individuals with learning disabilities.
Education & Learning: funding, budgeting, and school safety in the USA and Canada.
Innovation in Education: technologies and tools for quality education, blended and e-learning, and emphasis on technology as a tool rather than an ends.
Tech Education: Tech skills and tech education online for big data, AI, and other fields through learning resources and platforms.
STEM for the Future: STEM skills are emphasized for future career success in association with lifelong learning as well as new skills such as machine learning, AI, and programming.
Politics & Education in Canada: Discussions around education and LGBTQ rights in Alberta as well as protests against planned cuts to research budgets.
Blockchain and Startups: Blockchain, startups, and tech for entrepreneurship with a focus on artificial intelligence.
Education General: Conversations around STEM in primary education. Also discussions around the importance of science, technology, and language skills as well as women’s education and sustainability education. Mental health and wellness are also highlighted.
Tech Education: New skills such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, programming, blockchain, and robotics are discussed.
STEM and Digital Education: STEM education programs and initiatives around India and Australia with a specific focus on the involvement of women in the STEM fields.
Education Activists in India: General political debate about the importance of investing in and improving education.
Australian Investment in Education: Political debate around public education and cuts, free education access, and privatization.
Learning and Educational Opportunities: Access in the context of free and quality education as a UN Sustainable Development Goal, alternative educational approaches for increased access, and entrepreneurship and scholarships to support access to education.
STEM & EdTech: The impact of educational technologies and STEM on education, learning and teaching. The growth of tech ecosystems in Nigeria is a key conversation as well.
Universal Access to Education: Discussion on technology and social media applied to education as a tool to learn more and faster and the need for universal educational access for increased economic development.
Education for Business and Employment: Content published about professional education applied to business as part of youth development for increased career prospects.
Female Education: The narrative explains the importance of women’s rights and empowerment for the future development of Africa, specifically highlighting women’s health education.
South African Education Proposal: Conversations around the Economic Freedom Fighters political party educational proposal in the 2019 South African elections.
Education in LATAM: Development of digital education, the improvement of the infrastructures that favor Internet access, training in the use of ICTs, and the provision of technological resources in the classroom.
Brazilian Protests Against Budget Cuts: Massive protests in Brazil against Bolsonaro’s budget cuts in science and education.
Venezuela Politics and Education: The CLAE (Congreso Latinoamericano de Estudiantes) voice their key challenges to the student movement.
Education & Technology: Publications of scientific content related to research and discussion around blockchain applications in the educational field facilitating the implementation of educational platforms.
Mexico SNTE: Focused on strengthening of education and the rights of education professionals by the national education union in Mexico.
AI, ML, & Deep Learning: Content related to AI, deep learning and machine learning, considered a central axis of technological development in the future.
Ecuador and Education: Educational programs of Ecuador’s government, highlighting STEM workshops for students/teachers and the "Digital Agenda" program for the integration of ICTs and education.
Politics/Education in Chile & Honduras: Protests, demonstrations, and strikes in Chile and Honduras against privatization of education and excessive debt.
Argentina Sex Ed & Reproductive Rights: National campaign for the right to legal, safe, and free abortion in Argentina which includes demands for comprehensive sex education as a preventive strategy.
US Political - Left Pro-Democrat and anti-Republican discourse around violence in schools, cuts in education funding, and public criticism of the U.S. Department of Education and the Secretary of Education.
UK Political Liberal, anti-Conservative discourse around government spending on education, laws related to education, high educational costs, and student debt.
Education & Innovation Community harboring discussions around pedagogy, classroom education, learning apps, the importance of learning, and growth metrics for education.
Brazil | LATAM Debate in the Portuguese language around political discussions on education, cuts in education funding, criticisms of the Bolsonaro government, and calls to mobilization and protest in support of education and funding.
Technology Discussions around emerging areas such as machine learning, deep learning, as well as programming, and the educational platforms where these skills can be developed. The integration of AI in classroom is also discussed.
US Political - Right Pro-Republican, Anti-Democrat discourse around national (U.S.) educational infrastructure, violence and safety in schools, and the politicization of education.
Learning Disabilities Community discussing the challenges and difficulties of individuals living with learning disabilities, specific disabilities such as autism or Down syndrome, life expectancy, and human rights within the context of education.
Canada Education General Debate around classroom education, the importance of research, and cuts in education funding in Canada. There are several critiques of the Ministry of Education within the conversation.
Nigeria | Africa Discussion around educational platforms for increased access to learning, the importance of education for individuals’ future, education funding and infrastructure, and free and accessible education.
This map shows the activity among countries. The edge (line) goes from the country where a user is retweeting to the country from which content is being retweeted. The the thickness of the edge represents the number of retweets. The U.S. is the most influential country, in the sense that publications from the U.S. have been the most retweeted.
Influencers include experts, educators, companies, and media who drive the online conversation by offering opinions, insights, initiatives, and solutions at the intersection of education and technology.
Teachers & Experts 45%
Speakers, writers, and influential teachers or education experts. Heavy focus on the broader field or sector of education.
Several companies and their educational foundations. Many companies are related to the STEM field (e.g. Microsoft, Google) and others are more education-focused enterprises.
General and specialized news media covering topics relevant to learning and education.
Coaches & Authors 7%
Speakers, writers, and consultants on how to improve human competencies. Related to diverse learning and education ranging from schools to organizations and companies.
Organizations in the field of education advocating for a social cause or shared point of view, but without the intention of benefiting from these positions.
Public institutions sharing policy initiatives or agendas around education.
Profiles with quotes and tips to motivate teachers and other readers with an interest in learning and education.