CyberPatriot Prepares Students to Protect the Digitized World
Students arrive in Baltimore, Md., wearing embroidered jackets with logos and names stitched in bright colors on their sleeves. They’re members of different teams, but not sports teams. They’re together to compete in CyberPatriot’s National Youth Cyber Competition, the largest middle school and high school cyber defense competition in the United States.
Empowering Research—and the Next Big Thing—with High-Performance Computing
As someone who frequently wonders, “Why didn’t I think of that?” I’m amazed by the capacity and creativity of those who come up with big ideas.
Start Up to Scale Up – The Role of Universities in Anchoring Innovation Systems
I recently returned from a study tour to Sweden and Israel with executives from one third of Australia’s universities. The purpose of the tour was simple: to understand two of the world’s most innovative economies and to identify what could be learned and applied in Australia (read the full study tour report here). In Israel, the focus […]
Shifting Perceptions in Technology to Drive Change in Learning
The cloud and mobility have caused whole industries to rethink how they conduct business. Education is no exception to this shift in culture.
Solving the Puzzle of 21st Century Learning in a New Way
What happens when students are put on a bus full of technology and asked to problem-solve in a new way? They learn to collaborate, create and think critically. This is the concept behind iSchool Initiative’s “Escape the Bus” challenge. The bus has mobilized the popular escape room concept into a classroom on wheels. Players must […]
Déjà vu: Cyber Criminals Launch New Ransomware Attack
Cyber criminals are making headlines again with a new ransomware exploit called Nyetya. Is your school, college, or university protected?
ISTE and the Digitization of Teaching
As we prepare for ISTE, digitization continues to be a hot topic.
Essential Skills for an Entirely New Era in Networking
As an IT professional, software-defined automation (SDA) is poised to play an important role in your career. Next-level network automation allows you to take on new challenges, achieve business goals.