Industry 4.0, or the Fourth Industrial Revolution is a term used to describe how technology is changing the way we live, work, and interact with one another. The rate of change is happening too fast for businesses, government regulations, and educational institutions to keep pace. STEM jobs are expected to increase 10.9% by 2026 and we aren’t ready!
In this webinar, we will explore the expected industry needs and shortages, the technologies involved, why this should matter to libraries, and ways for libraries to take action and support these needs.
– What is Industry 4.0
– Key technologies involved
– Why libraries need to care
– Why STEAM is the way to achieve it
– Program Options
– Key product recommendations
Presenter: Alicia Verweij
Alicia Verweij is a seasoned educator, passionate about teaching children to think critically, problem-solve, and function in an ever-changing digital world in preparation for future careers. As a teaching veteran, she holds a Master of Education in Educational Leadership, a B.S. in Business Management, an Alternate Route Education Certification, and an endorsement in Gifted Education. Over the course of her career, she has been the recipient of numerous grants and awards based on her success in the classroom. Alicia is committed to collaborative, engaging learning techniques and assisting educators in implementation, provided through EDGEucating LLC (https://edgeucating.com/).
Register at: FloridaLibraryWebinars.org