Education

August 16, 2017

EDUCATION

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.

August 15, 2017

EDUCATION

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.

August 10, 2017

EDUCATION

Empowering Education

In our new eBook, "Empowered Education," we address how educators can empower students to achieve success, from providing baseline connectivity to driving innovation and a love of learning.

August 9, 2017

EDUCATION

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 […]

August 3, 2017

EDUCATION

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.

July 13, 2017

EDUCATION

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 […]

June 30, 2017

EDUCATION

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?

June 26, 2017

EDUCATION

ISTE and the Digitization of Teaching

As we prepare for ISTE, digitization continues to be a hot topic.

June 26, 2017

EDUCATION

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.