Education

February 1, 2017

EDUCATION

Here’s What’s Possible with DNA for Education

Cisco's Digital Network Architecture (DNA) makes network management simpler, faster, and more flexible than ever.

January 25, 2017

EDUCATION

Creating the Workforce of Digitization

Digitization is changing every part of today’s enterprise. To take advantage of new business opportunities, organizations are moving quickly to design and deploy new technologies like cloud, mobility, analytics, the IoT and next-generation security. The challenge is finding the workforce skilled in these new, rapidly-evolving technologies. I recently wrote an article on these industry shifts […]

January 24, 2017

EDUCATION

University of Melbourne Enables a Smart Campus

With more than 200,000 visitors a day, and more than 65,000 students spread across multiple sites, The University of Melbourne wanted know how staff, students and visitors were experiencing the campus. This insight would help answer tough questions, such as which buildings and services should be developed next? How can UoM progress faster on the […]

January 23, 2017

EDUCATION

Crafting a Vision for Empowered Learning and Teaching: Beyond the $1,000 Pencil

We are moving to a new reality where the added value of an educator will be measured less by their ability to transfer their knowledge and more by their ability to inspire students.

January 17, 2017

EDUCATION

Aligning the Analytics and Data Center Workforce to Evolving Job Roles

In the new digital era, the ability to connect data, processes and experiences are becoming critical elements of successful digital business transformation. Enterprises need to access data from anywhere, analyze it, and make real-time decisions to fuel innovation and accelerate data-driven business outcomes. A 2014 Cisco survey found that 40 percent of enterprises believe that […]

December 30, 2016

EDUCATION

Cisco Education: A Year in Review

In 2016, Cisco education experts created thought-provoking research around bridging the digital inequality gap, protecting schools from ransomware, and creating a vision for technological change. Plus, we launched a new Digital Education Platform that integrates Cisco WebEx and Spark into existing Learning Management Systems (LMSs).

December 28, 2016

EDUCATION

Howe Public Schools Reimagine Education

Learning is no longer confined to the classroom, the campus or the home. For students in rural southeast Oklahoma, the commute to school on the bus is an active learning space. Howe Public School students who were once limited by their physical rural location can now access advanced courses and college curriculum. Cisco collaboration tools, […]

December 21, 2016

EDUCATION

Digital Transformation in K-12 Education

Digital learning solutions have the power to transform the K-12 classroom, especially for schools that have lofty education technology goals. A great example of this is Wayne Highlands School District. Like many schools in Northeastern Pennsylvania, Wayne Highlands requires high-performing technology that students may not be able to access at home; however, getting fiber optics […]

December 20, 2016

EDUCATION

Educational Transformation Through Vision Workshops: Rochester City School District

Last week, I wrote about a multi-phased approach that can be used by school districts to create a vision for the use of technology on their campuses and positively manage change within the district. Today, I want to specifically talk about one school district that used this vision planning process, Rochester City School District. Using […]