The course provides an updated look at how the rapid change in technology in key areas of automation, machine learning, and robotics will shape the future of work globally and in the United States. Some experts suggest that as many as 40% of jobs will be eliminated or dramatically restructured by advances in artificial intelligence and related fields. H.G. Wells warned that “civilization is in a race between education and catastrophe” – a warning that seems even more urgent today than it was a century ago. How will citizens help shape the education to respond to changes of this magnitude?