Latest from Christopher Dawson
So about this SIF thing
The Systems Interoperability Framework (SIF) is something that people in ed tech talk a lot about and yet few understand its potential, its implications, and its hurdles. It just happens to be on my mind since we're about to undertake some pretty big SIF integration projects and I'm working on a grant to cover some of the costs.
Technology and image in schools
A high school in a neighboring district was just named one of a couple dozen schools in the state to make it on the US News and World Report list of top high schools. This irritates me, not because our high school didn't make it, but because of in terms of objective educational outcomes, our high school is actually slightly superior.