A chance to say goodbye and highlight a few last stories/products/companies worth a closer look.
Latest from Christopher Dawson
Dell's new laptop for schools is slick. But what's much more interesting is how it envisions it being used to support the latest generation of student assessments.
You've heard about InBloom. Now the Ed-Fi Alliance is bringing even more big data sensibility to states and districts.
We can't even import enough programmers to meet the demand, and the shortage is only going to get worse, no thanks to our out-of-touch educational priorities in this country.
A lengthy effort to examine the state of education in American schools released their final report today. Apparently, we need equity in our schools.
It's Valentine's Day. It's LEGO World. And I'm in love with the new Mindstorms EV3.
Despite the recent explosion in ed tech applications and services, adoption and use of data remains a significant challenge. InBloom's new platform just may change that.
Sharewith911 may just be the best solution I've seen for improving school safety. And it's incredibly simple, leveraging ubiquitous classroom and consumer technology.
Before politicians take the next 4 years to debate gun control legislation of dubious merit, there are things that schools, districts, and communities can begin doing right now to keep our kids safer at school.
Words are woefully inadequate here, but I'm a writer, so I have to write something.