Ian Eddington

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A Creative Exercise for Writing Your Video Script

We know what you thought last summer: You’d kill to get a video on your landing page. What a hook, right? You know video increases your chances of …

Tutorial: Animated Cartoon Roto Shapes with mocha and After Effects

Mary Poplin, the Imagineer Product Specialist, shows how to make a cool animated cartoon look with Roto Shapes in mocha and After Effects. The …

Response: 'It's Time to Change the Conversation About Grit'

<b>(This is the first post in a three-part series on "grit")</b><p>This week's question is:<p><i>Should we help our students develop grit and, if so, how?</i><p>"Grit" is …

The 13 most innovative schools in the world

It can be a floating school in an impoverished region, like the one in Lagos, Nigeria.<p>Or it can be a school that's blind to gender, like Egalia, in Stockholm, Sweden.<p>Keep scrolling to see what the future of education can, and probably should, look like.

Silicon Valley

11 Ways to Unschool Your School (Suck The Suck Out)

It has often been uttered, that “only the fittest survive.” But when it comes to education, it seems things that might not even be that fit have …

The weird and the wonderful from Japan's biggest tech show

CEATEC 2015 is trade show that tries to thinly spread a trend across a whole range of exhibitors: traditional electronics giants like Honda, Sharp and Panasonic mix with university research projects, startups, and just outright weird things. This year, however, there wasn't a standout one. The …

Weird

Twitter Is Planning Company-Wide Layoffs for Next Week

CEO Jack Dorsey wants a leaner Twitter.<p>Jack Dorsey was named permanent CEO of Twitter on Monday, and a big reason he got the job was that as a co-founder, Dorsey isn’t afraid to make the tough, necessary decisions. He isn’t wasting much time.<p>Twitter is planning company-wide layoffs next week, …