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Innovation Isn’t About Ideas

It’s about solving problems and doing hard things first

Every enterprise needs to innovate. It doesn’t matter whether you’re are a profit-seeking business, a nonprofit organization, or a government entity. The simple truth is that every business model fails eventually because conditions change over time. We have to manage not for stability, but for disruption — that, or face irrelevance.

Three education reform ideas for wannabe governors.

This year will feature a whopping thirty-six governors’ races, half of which are wide open, with incumbents who are term-limited or not running for re-election. Victors will have the opportunity to improve policies in many areas.

Bringing Design Thinking to the School Library

Want to revamp your library? Design thinking may be just the planning tool you need.

Social Annotation in the Digital Age

A slew of tools make it easier than ever for students and educators to have conversations in the margins of the texts they’re reading.

Marshmallows, Innovation, and Good Talk at ISTE

ISTE, the world's largest educational technology conference, drew record crowds to Denver this year to talk about the latest trends in everything from cloud computing to social media to interactive white boards. On the last morning of this mega-event, as I stood in front of my poster station clutching a bag of marshmallows, I couldn't help but wonder what I'd gotten myself into.