Archive for September, 2011

Grow VC Launches Community Partner Program – 70 Campuses in the US

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011At GrowVC  for whom I work as Head of Vision we have been working on some very interesting and I would say ground breaking projects and initiatives. And wanted to share some interesting developments.Today ‘Virtual Silicon Valley’ platform creator Grow ...

Africans helping Africa

Tuesday, September 20th, 2011I picked up this link from a conversation that was going on in the GrowVC community. So thank you David.In one part of Ethiopia, communities are putting the world's governments and many aid agencies to shame.You can read the full ...

NHS reforms based on industrial age thinking

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011Chatting last night to a clinician friend - we were discussing the No Straight Lines project, in the context of healthcare.We can see that things could be done better - but the question is how. Is it right to use ...

Education, technology, and craftsmanship

Thursday, September 1st, 2011John Naughton is I believe one of the UK's finest writers and thinkers on technology and its gravitational pull on media/culture/business and education.In his article about technology and education in last Sunday's Observer I smiled a wry smile, as Naughton ...

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