Tag: gen z


Gen Z students worry about AI, student debt, and careers

June 27, 2024

Via: eCampus News

When it comes to the future, Gen Z students are worried about how AI will form their career opportunities. More than half of Gen Z youth (59 percent) say they believe AI will have a more negative than positive effect […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

What Would It Take to Attract Gen Z to Teaching?

May 13, 2024

Via: Ed Surge

With interest in the teaching profession waning and enrollment in teacher preparation programs reaching historic lows, all eyes are on the next crop of students — tomorrow’s prospective educators — to make up the deficit. Today’s high school and college […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

Gen Z values college, but affordability concerns remain

September 15, 2023

Via: Higher Ed Dive

Higher education’s future hinges on whether Gen Z values college and believes it’s affordable. Colleges have already been grappling with multi-year enrollment declines, and they are now staring down the so-called demographic cliff — an expected dropoff in high school […]

Educational Stages, Secondary Education

Gen Z students are aiming for STEM careers

August 9, 2022

Via: eSchool News

A majority of high school and college students chose STEM as their No. 1 preferred career path, according to a survey of 11,495 Gen Z students conducted by the National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS). The 2022 Career Interest […]


Public trust in colleges lags among Gen Z

August 2, 2022

Via: Higher Ed Dive

At a time when American institutions across the board are taking hits to their trustworthiness, colleges outranked the government, corporations and media organizations on the trust scale — even by groups who broadly reported low levels of trust , the […]

Education Tech, Educational Forms, Formal Education

Districts can deploy tech-savvy students to support IT staff

January 2, 2020

Via: Education Dive

Allowing Gen Z students who have grown up on technology to put their skills to use and gain practical knowledge not only gives them a boost of confidence, but it further develops employable skills. ​ Queens Technical High School in […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Why Gen Z needs librarians now more than ever

April 13, 2017

Via: eSchool News

Librarians and media specialists are in a unique position within schools, since they are very often the person responsible for introducing students to new technologies, and are also on the front lines when it comes to connecting students to meaningful […]