Category Archives: Education

The cockpit of our economy has some problems

L. Todd Rose is a faculty member at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. He is also a high-school dropout. Todd is the co-founder and president of Project Variability, an organization dedicated to providing leadership around the emerging new science

The cockpit of our economy has some problems

L. Todd Rose is a faculty member at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. He is also a high-school dropout. Todd is the co-founder and president of Project Variability, an organization dedicated to providing leadership around the emerging new science

How to Teach Yourself to Code: 7 Resources

Here is an article about women and girls learning to code. I wrote about this subject last month in a post called Girls Who Code. If you have any desire to learn how to code, put it on the top

How to Teach Yourself to Code: 7 Resources

Here is an article about women and girls learning to code. I wrote about this subject last month in a post called Girls Who Code. If you have any desire to learn how to code, put it on the top

3 Fallacies of Teacher Effectiveness in Under-Performing Nations

Here is an interesting article on teaching by Finnish education expert Pasi Sahlberg. He speaks about U.S. schools and how teacher effectiveness is evaluated. And he doesn’t much agree with how we do it. What if Finland’s great teachers taught

3 Fallacies of Teacher Effectiveness in Under-Performing Nations

Here is an interesting article on teaching by Finnish education expert Pasi Sahlberg. He speaks about U.S. schools and how teacher effectiveness is evaluated. And he doesn’t much agree with how we do it. What if Finland’s great teachers taught

2 Amazing Reads

This morning I just read 2 articles from 2 women with 2 very different, yet the same, point of view. Side-by-side they really capture why I started this blog. I don’t want to say too much about them and be

2 Amazing Reads

This morning I just read 2 articles from 2 women with 2 very different, yet the same, point of view. Side-by-side they really capture why I started this blog. I don’t want to say too much about them and be

Good news for Parents of Children with Dyslexia

For Dyslexia, a startup company dedicated to the creation of effective apps for children with dyslexia, has released the first of their collection, I Can Suite. The I Can Suite will help children learn to read and write at an

Good news for Parents of Children with Dyslexia

For Dyslexia, a startup company dedicated to the creation of effective apps for children with dyslexia, has released the first of their collection, I Can Suite. The I Can Suite will help children learn to read and write at an

Girls Who Code

I’m stoked with this whole Code thing. LOVE this movement. Great coverage in the New York Times. Wish I were 15 again.    Repost from the NYTimes Opening a Gateway for Girls to Enter the Computer Field BY CLAIRE CAIN MILLER

Girls Who Code

I’m stoked with this whole Code thing. LOVE this movement. Great coverage in the New York Times. Wish I were 15 again.    Repost from the NYTimes Opening a Gateway for Girls to Enter the Computer Field BY CLAIRE CAIN MILLER

Teach Your Kids to Code

A non-profit organization called Code.org, founded by brothers Hadi Partovi and Ali Partovi, launched an January 22nd  with the goal of making computer science and programming accessible for everyone. 1 million of the best jobs in America may go unfulfilled because

Teach Your Kids to Code

A non-profit organization called Code.org, founded by brothers Hadi Partovi and Ali Partovi, launched an January 22nd  with the goal of making computer science and programming accessible for everyone. 1 million of the best jobs in America may go unfulfilled because