Posted on : February 24, 2019
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The automation age will render the traditional concept of “jobs” obsolete. Human work is about to undergo an historic shift. Is the education system ready? – Lumina Foundation is partnering with Big Think to unearth the next large-scale, rapid innovation in post-high school education. – If you have an idea that could empower learning beyond high school, enter the Lumina Prize. You could win flights and accommodation for two nights in New York City, media training from Big Think’s producers and social venture advisors, and the opportunity to film a Big Think video that will be seen by a network of potential investors and an audience of 5.5 million people. – Enter the Lumina Prize here: https://bigthink.com/Lumina-Foundation/why-the-school-college-job-pathway-is-about-to-go-extinct Follow Big Think here: YouTube: http://goo.gl/CPTsV5 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BigThinkdotcom Twitter: https://twitter.com/bigthink Jamie Merisotis is a globally recognized leader in philanthropy, education, and public policy. Since 2008, he has served as president and CEO of Lumina Foundation, an independent, private foundation that is committed to making opportunities for learning beyond high school available to all. Merisotis is the author of the widely-acclaimed book America Needs Talent, named a Top 10 Business Book of 2016 by Booklist. His writing has appeared in The Washington Post, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Stanford Social Innovation Review, Washington Monthly, Politico, and other publications.