Living in a GAFA World – Google Apple Facebook Amazon

  by Guest Blogger John Mikton Think of what Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon services and products you use daily. How much are they a vehicle for communications, work, social life, purchases and tasks? How often do you connect to them? Count the number. How many? Surprised? Now, out of the 4 companies, how many […]

Disrupting Education

Today’s post on disrupting education (and disrupting professional development!) is another from our guest blogger John Mikton.  John is a much-respected member of the international school technology community, having held tech leadership positions at IS Prague, American School in Japan, and Western Academy Beijing.  He is currently the Director of eLearning at Inter-Community School Zurich.  You can read more of John’s […]

How might we leverage digital technology to create a more connected society?

How do we move children from consumers of technology to creative critical thinkers who use technology to solve problems? Today’s post comes from our guest blogger John Mikton.  John is a much-respected member of the international school technology community, having held tech leadership positions at IS Prague, American School in Japan, and Western Academy Beijing.  He is […]