Over the past few weeks (ok, months) I’ve been working on a big article on how fitness and learning are connected. One section looks at the past, present, and future of each. Here’s a bitesize excerpt that looks at how learning & education may evolve in the coming years.

1. ๐ŸŽ“ Classes

Linear templates –> Multiple paces and modes

2. ๐ŸŽจ Content

Digital textbooks –> Interactive, personalised prototypes

3. ๐ŸŒŽ Talent

Tenured professors –> Globetrotting facilitators

4. ๐Ÿ’ก Community

Coffee break small talk –> Diverse peer learning networks

5. ๐Ÿ’ป Technology

Serving up files –> Cutting-edge hardware made accessible to all

6. ๐Ÿ„๐Ÿฝโ€โ™‚๏ธ Location

Mandated schlep –> Actively enrolled, learning in the flow of work & life

7. ๐Ÿ‘Ÿ Brand

Elite institutions –> On-point, relatable brands as open educators

8. ๐Ÿฅ‹ Vertical integration

Internship factory pipeline –> Blended apprenticeships

And 1 for luck, relating to Content and Vertical Integration:

โš ๏ธ Hostage video vibe –> ๐ŸŽฅ Hollywood production studio


These areas sum up much of what we’re exploring at Wavetable. If you’re interested in what’s going on in the future of learning, I’d love to chat.