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Scott McLeod, J.D., Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of Educational Leadership at the University of Kentucky. He also is the Founding Director of the UCEA Center for the Advanced Study of Technology Leadership in Education (CASTLE), the nation’s only academic center dedicated to the technology needs of school administrators, and was a co-creator of the wildly popular video series, Did You Know? (Shift Happens). He has received numerous national awards for his technology leadership work, including recognitions from the cable industry, Phi Delta Kappa, and the National School Boards Association. In Spring 2011 he was a Visiting Canterbury Fellow at the University of Canterbury in New Zealand. Dr. McLeod blogs regularly about technology leadership issues at Dangerously Irrelevant and Mind Dump, and occasionally at The Huffington Post. He can be reached at scottmcleod.net.
My latest roundup of links and tools...
The critics need a reboot
Social networking for babies
Yep, that's right. Social networking for babies: Made a mess in my pants today. Slept. Made a mess in my pants today. Slept...
The $70 PC
Using a thin client model for school computers seems like an idea that has promise. And of course a $70 price tag per computer sounds great. Does anyone know a school organization that's working with NComputing?
Should kids learn about 9/11 via cartoons?
Youth, porn, and violence
Want the latest facts on youth exposure to pornography and violent web sites? Head to Harvard's Berkman Center!
Speaking of the Berkman Center...
Karl Fisch is big in Germany
If you didn't catch it, Karl recently posted about a German
magazine's story about his schooland the Did You Know? video. Anybody read
Snow in the bathroom
And, finally, here's a good rule of thumb: don't read
Doug Johnsonwhile you're supposedly participating in a serious meeting. Thy
guffaw mayest disrupt...