New Principles Aim to Guide Use, Protection of Student Data. See the article from the Education Week blog.
Whitehouse announces affordable broadband efforts, including a fed department council to look at broadband deployment and adoption. See the press release.
Wearables: Not Just a Technical Challenge, a Human One
Tech support for seniors: Twitter discussion by PBS has some good points and links to other resources and apps. Breezie simple Android tablet is an interesting one.
How to Use Hackathons to Build Your Entrepreneurial Teaching Chops from PBS site. Michelle Ferrier’s perspective on engaging in hackathons.
BBC Radio launches Get Connected campaign radio and website with good tips for new Internet/computer users. BBC’s Terry Wogan’s ten tips are great ones for seniors or others.
Learn how to create accessible PDF files for people with disabilities using Adobe Acrobat X and Word. From the Acrobat user community site. https://acrobatusers.com/tutorials/create-accessible-pdf-files-using-acrobat-x-and-word
Digital inclusion strategy for the city of London. Just released recently!
Innovative co-working and maker spaces in Seattle. http://wiki.coworking.org/w/page/16583695/CoworkingSeattle
This a good first stop for a lot of resources from Digital Unite, a great group in the UK that specializes in training and supporting Digital Champions in social (public) housing and organizations.