My wife and I were having dinner with some friends recently when I decided to show their four year-old twins a video from YouTube. I loaded up the app on my phone, searched
There are lots of online courses ranging from some that are incredibly compelling to others that, well, that are just plain boring. One of the problems with online
Esther Wojcicki is an award winning journalism teacher and the author of a new book on education called Moonshots in Education: Launching Blended Learning in the Classroom.
This post first appeared in the San Jose Mercury News No doubt about it: There are some vile posts on Yik Yak and other social media platforms. But just because some people
This post first appeared in the San Jose Mercury News I was not surprised to learn that the Senate is looking into the Internet of Things. Senators are concerned about
Rep. Anna Eshoo on Safer Internet Day Congresswoman Anna Eshoo, who represents much of Silicon Valley, on her support of Safer Internet Day and ConnectSafely. It was Rep.
This post first appeared in the Mercury News In 2004, a project of the European Commission launched “Safer Internet Day,” which became an annual event held on the
ConnectSafely co-director Larry Magid interviews Ford CEO Mark Fields It may seem odd for an Internet safety organization like ConnectSafely to be featuring an interview
I wish the ClassDojo app had been around when I was in elementary, middle and high school. Back then, about the only feedback I ever got from my teachers was about my lousy