Leadership Voices

All About Design - Strategies for Rethinking Learning Spaces
David Jakes
August 26, 2014

New technology and connected learning call for learning spaces suited to students and to the task. David Jakes shares key concepts and tools for redesign. 

Range of Use for Digital Learning
Cheryl Lemke
August 19, 2014

When choosing digital tools and learning activities, it is important to consider the impact on learning. Let this discussion on Metiri's 'Range of Use' be your guide to successful learning with digital tools.

Why, What and How - Important Questions for Innovating Schools
Donna Teuber
August 16, 2014

When planning for success for educational technology, be sure to address these three big questions. Donna Teuber tells you how!

Tips for Successful Online Discussions
Mike Gorman
August 8, 2014

Today's anytime learning allows for online discussions to promote academics. Read Mike Gorman's advice for promoting effective online discussions for today's learners. 

Innovative Thinking and Environments for Today's Learners
Leslie Wilson
August 8, 2014

Leslie Wilson, CEO of the One to One Institute, discusses purposeful change, evolving designs for learning and the classroom environment. Read about strategies for fostering change in your school or district. 

We Started a School!
Diana Laufenberg
July 30, 2014

Science Leadership Academy in Philadelphia continues on the path of innovative student learning in the digital age by launching a second school. Learn about the process and mission for the new addition to the SLA.

Technology Advice Every Superintendent Should Hear
Bob Moore
July 30, 2014

What should superintendents be thinking about when it comes to furthering effective uses of technology? Read Bob Moore's advice for supporting schools now and in the future. 

Keeping Your Strategic Plan on Course
Kevin Schwartz
July 25, 2014

When it comes to decision making, school technology leaders must inevitably weigh factors both from inside and outside of their district. Read about how this district was able to stay on course for the strategic plan as they pondered changes from outside their district. 

Leaders Get Proactive As Big Data Gets Bigger
Craig Williams
July 24, 2014

Craig Williams reflects on data in this recent post. As data use expands exponentially, it is important for school leaders and technology staff to consider best practices for use and privacy. 

Building a Culture for One-to-One
Michael Stanton
July 20, 2014

Learn about nex+Gen’s approach to one-to-one and how building a common school-wide culture fostered student success.

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