Member Since: October 12, 2012
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Hello, I'm Nicole Ferraro, the former editor in chief of UBM's Future Cities (and current Senior Editor at The Webby Awards). I hail from the great urban heat island of Manhattan and spend my free time seeing Broadway shows, wandering around Central Park, doing a terrible job of practicing piano and guitar, and working on creative writing.
How to Deliver on the Promise of Improved Learning Outcomes Through Technology
"Adaptive learning" or "personalized learning" are hot topics in Education and for good reason with the allure of transforming teacher effectiveness and student outcomes. However, they are terms often overused, as is the notion that digital content or one-to-one devices alone will ensure success in school and out into the workplace. To truly deliver on the promise of improved outcomes requires a broader thinking of technology - including standards, enterprise systems, and an eye to the future. Join us to learn how to prepare for this transformation so that it can become a reality in your learning environment!
Smart City Money Makers
companies and solutions that are most prominent, and destined to be most profitable, in the smart city revolution.
How to Make Your City Smarter
Cities all over the world need to become smarter and more sustainable. But where to start? Download this guide to learn the first, proven steps toward making your city smarter.
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