Kevin Scott is Microsoft’s chief technology officer, its executive vice president of AI and Research, and the author, with Greg Shaw, of the new book, “Reprogramming the American Dream: From Rural America to Silicon Valley, Making AI Serve Us All.” Scott, who joined Microsoft with its acquisition of…
— Read on www.geekwire.com/2020/reprogramming-american-dream-microsofts-cto-returns-rural-roots-find-future-ai/
Find breaking news, analysis, and opinion on K-12 education issues affecting school and district leaders, teachers, policymakers, and ed-tech professionals.
— Read on mobile.edweek.org/c.jsp
Understanding the “why” behind teaching practices can help parents create meaningful and effective at-home learning opportunities during the pandemic.
— Read on www.edutopia.org/article/7-guiding-principles-parents-teaching-home
Control Alt Achieve: How to Create Self-Grading Quizzes in Google Classroom
— Read on www.controlaltachieve.com/2020/04/classroom-quizzes.html
Our world is changing dramatically as our global community deals with COVID-19. While the experience is far from easy, it’s building resilience and extending our minds to see new possibilities.
— Read on www.forbes.com/sites/bernardmarr/2020/04/03/9-future-predictions-for-a-post-coronavirus-world/
Let’s not remember 2020 as “the year we lost a course”, but instead, “the year we learned to teach online.” We can do much more and much better. And as educational institutions and teachers, we have an obligation to do so.
— Read on www.forbes.com/sites/enriquedans/2020/04/03/want-to-teach-online-then-change-the-way-you-think-aboutit/
AI is already reshaping the economy, society, our personal lives and the very nature of work, with much more to come, CIO Journal Columnist Irving Wladawsky-Berger writes.
— Read on blogs.wsj.com/cio/2020/04/03/the-artificial-intelligence-index/
OctoML is charging ahead with its machine learning deployment software and on Friday announced a $15 million investment round to help support growth. The Seattle startup spun out of the University of Washington this past July, when it raised a $3.9 million seed round. Founded by a group of computer…
— Read on www.geekwire.com/2020/seattle-machine-learning-startup-octoml-raises-15m-amplify-madrona/
Zoom’s lack of security and privacy are no secret. However, there are some simple steps you can take to secure your meetings and chats…
— Read on www.forbes.com/sites/kateoflahertyuk/2020/04/03/use-zoom-here-are-7-essential-steps-you-can-take-to-secure-it/