This article shares predictions for 10 trends in personalized learning in 2017, based on research, reoccurring or most talked about topics, frameworks, and themes in the personalized learning sphere. It also shares analysis of why the trends are important to the landscape of learning. The idea of personalizing learning is not about creating one model that works for everyone, but creating an authentic model based on the needs of a learning community and students. The trends can be used to help schools focus more on the distinctive characteristics of each learner and adapt the system and process as they learn, grow, and change. They are broken into five themes: process, technology, structural, teaching and learning, and cultural, with two trends featured in each. Education Dive also has a curated list that highlights similar trends.
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Source Organization: Personalize Learning