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Harminder Matharu, Director of Government Partnerships at FutureLearn, and Stuart Munton, Chief of Delivery, Tech & People Evolution at AND Digital, drew on elements from FutureLearn’s ‘The Future of Learning Report 2022’ to show how a one size fits all approach to education doesn’t work anymore
They also discussed how the world has shifted from a ‘job for life’ mentality, to ‘lifelong learning'. This involves moving around or upskilling in a new area to find a career that works. If the future of employment is now radically different, then shouldn’t the future of education mirror this?
With agnostic skills such as leadership, sustainability and IT becoming ever more fundamental, and online learning taking centre stage after the pandemic, the content of learning needs to rise up to meet industry needs.