Books you should read before you die

Books you should read before you die

“A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies . . . The man who never reads lives only one.” – George R.R. Martin If you’re a book worm and were asked to summarize their love for reading, you would probably be stuck. There is no way to articulate the love for books, but the … Read more

Difference Between Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Deep Learning

What’s the Difference Between Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning

Edit Post Add titleDifference Between Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Deep Learning Artificial intelligence is the future. Artificial intelligence is science fiction. And it is already part of our everyday lives. All these three statements are true, it all depends on what flavor of AI you are referring to. For instance, when Google DeepMind’s AlphaGo … Read more

The Ultimate Guide to Hacking for Beginners | Learn Basics of Hacking

The ultimate guide to hacking for beginners

Welcome to the ultimate guide on how to learn hacking for beginners. Are you tired of reading stories about ethical hacking over and over again, without really knowing what it means? Let’s change that! This post is for absolute beginners who qualify for these below: No experience with Cybersecurity (hacking) Limited experience Those that just can’t catch … Read more

A beginner’s guide to Raspberry Pi

A beginner's guide to Raspberry Pi

A beginner’s guide to Raspberry Pi It’s the little things that count A lot of people question what the term Internet of Things (IoT) Means, or what it represents particularly. Putting it simply, IoT is a term for categorizing anything that can be connected to the Internet. This includes: Alexa HomePod Android Watch Samsung smart … Read more

Is Android Really Better Than iOS?

Is Android Really Better Than iOS

Disclaimer: The information below is purely my own personal opinion and research. You’re most welcome to share your opinion in the comments at the end of the article. There are a lot of reasons why Android is still better than iOS, even in 2019. Some of you might ask: Is Android really better than iOS? … Read more

5 reasons why startups fail

5 reasons why startups fail

Why do most of the startups fail? We’ve all had the perfect idea to start a startup once in our lifetime. It was the next Facebook or Google. But, according to this article from FastCompany, roughly 75% of startups fail. 75%! But you’re not one of them, right? That’s what everyone thinks at first. In another study … Read more

What is service learning?

Most of us are familiar with the term of “service learning”, or also known as “community engagement”. Basically, service learning combines learning goals and community service in such ways that the student can grow academically and benefit the community. Quoting the National Service Learning Clearinghouse “It’s a teaching and learning strategy that integrates meaningful community service with … Read more

Top 8 test taking strategies for students

Top 8 test taking strategies for students

Taking a test is hard, and you need test taking strategies to excel. Test are usually stressful, and you seem to forget everything you’ve studied the night before. Coming from a personal instructor, the most common question is “What are the best test taking strategies?”. And that’s a great question to ask. Honestly. What you … Read more

The Real Reason Hbuhsd Techfest Was Amazing!

The Real Reason Hbuhsd Techfest Was Amazing!

We had an Educational Technology conference at our district yesterday and it was Amazing! I was one of the people who planned the event so it’s always hard to tell if things are going the way you envisioned them, but judging from the Tweets  and feedback I have received, it was truly AMAZING! In fact, a few people had insomnia last … Read more

Giving Students Voice And Choice

giving students voice and choice

I just read Ed Week’s Blog post Q&A: Bill Gates on Teaching, Ed Tech, and Philanthropy and felt compelled to share my thoughts on it. Normally, I do not find myself agreeing with Bill’s educational philosophy but as I read through his responses they made a lot of sense. He makes a lot of good points. … Read more

Google Ninja School – Coming Right Up

google ninja school coming right up

I noticed that Matt Bowman of My Tech High will be teaching a Free Google Ninja MOOCover on the Canvas Network that looks like it will be a great learning experience for all involved.  The Course starts on March 10th and it’s free! I believe My Tech High usually charges $350 for a course with similar content, so this … Read more