1-to-1 Done Right

I’m able to connect with each of these kids, anywhere, anytime. #1to1 #edtech ln.is/dailyedventure…

A one-to-one project with the right thought behind does wondrous things in the teaching environment. Remember, it’s not about the technology….it’s about the children and how they learn.

“They’re getting their own laptop that they get to take home. They get to utilize it at home and… – Linkis.com

The Numbers Of Those Connected Will Grow Exponentially

Business leaders and policymakers must come to grips with the changing demography of the new digital class. ln.is/recode.net/201…

The Next Billion: A New Digital Generation | Re/code – Linkis.com Massive uptake in broadband and new devices, staggering by themselves, forecasts unprecedented digital and social upheaval down the road.

Teachers, Not Technology, Teach

The fact that students make use of electronic devices doesn’t make them good users of what’s at their disposal. ln.is/educationnext.… I’ll go on to say that buying every student an iPad doesn’t mean the school is teaching the children well.

At the end of the day, nothing trumps good teaching. And by good teaching I mean understanding that every student is different and each student requires direction and guidance.

Technology is merely a tool like pencil and paper. I implore educators to put a plan around their tools before they run off spending money on cool toys.

Should Personalization Be the Future of Learning? – Education Next : Education Next – Linkis.com

Spiceworks Is The Full Meal Deal!

“We accidentally ended up becoming a vertical network for IT pros,” ln.is/www.idgconnect…

As many of you know, I’m a huge Open Source fan. Truth be known, I live my life outside work in a Linux landscape that is entirely Open Source.

That said…….Spiceworks ROCKS!!!

IDG Connect – Founder wants ‘odd beast’ Spiceworks to be IT’s LinkedIn – Linkis.com Spiceworks founder Scott Abel sees his company as software developer, IT pro community, app store and marketing venue

Should I Stay Or Should I Go Now…..

Corporations are sometimes blind to the message they send. Apple is no different. ln.is/computerworld.…

Seriously.  People are watching…..and they do talk. This may be completely a non-issue and Jony is doing great….but conspiracy theorists are often right in non-communicative situations.

Does he stay or go? Parsing Apple’s promotion of designer Jony Ive | Computerworld – Linkis.com Apple’s well-known designer, Jony Ive, has been promoted to the newly created position of chief design officer. Does that mean he’s staying at the company or leaving?