Create Electronics Projects with Autodesk Circuits

One of the newest areas in Technology is called Internet of Things or ‘IoT’ for short.  The movement has sprung from inexpensive computers such as the Raspberry Pi and Arduino.  Using various electronic components and circuitry people have created all sorts of devices that connect and communicate via the Internet.  One example is a device that rolls up blinds when the sun comes up. In many cases you can build it yourself or invent your own IoT device.  It’s a whole new 21st century DIY segment. Read more

MACE 2014 Conference

MACEMandi & I were privileged to present at the MACE 2014 conference a 90 minute session about the Oxford USD 358 iPad 1:1 initiative we administer.  We also attended and gathered great tips and tools to share with you.  One thing we noticed was the large number of sessions that highlight iPads in the classroom.  There is an abundance of high quality teaching tools, services, and lesson plans built around iPads.  Its a reassuring feeling knowing the Technology you’re spending so much money and time on has the support of many many other developers, districts, and education centers. Read more