Florida’s largest maker event, Maker Faire Orlando, will celebrate its fifth anniversary this week on October 22ndand 23rd at the Central Florida Fairgrounds with more than 300 exhibits, hands-on workshops, talks, races, and competitions. Get tickets: http://www.makerfaireorlando.com/attend/ A peak at Maker Faire Orlando 2015 The two-day, family-friendly celebration features hundreds of local makers, hands-on workshops and more that will entertain and inspire more than 20,000 members of the Central Florida community.
This post is sponsored by the Florida Prepaid College Board, through my role as a Believer Blogger. All thoughts are my own. Florida Prepaid Scholarship Giveaway #StartingisBelieving Wouldn’t you like to be one of ten Florida families who will win two free years of college from the Florida Prepaid College Foundation for their child or grandchild? I know we would love winning this opportunity for our son. The annual Florida Prepaid
Benefits of Pursuing an Engineering Degree Choosing a career and the best college major to launch it can be difficult. Students must weigh factors such as finances, job security, creative liberties and the ability to inspire change. Luckily, engineering is one of the few majors in which students can excel in all of these areas. Take a look at five of the top benefits of pursuing an engineering degree, and
It’s back! Startup Weekend Education returns to Orlando, May 13-15, 2016 at Valencia College’s Collaborative Design Center. Are you wondering what Startup Weekend Education (SWEDU) is all about? Think about how you talk about getting around to implementing an idea to change education, you might finally start building or creating your idea, and finally six months later you decide to take some action. Pack all that into a single weekend
This post is sponsored by the Florida Prepaid College Board, through my role as a Believer Blogger. All thoughts are my own. #StartingisBelieving It’s last call for Florida Prepaid Plans for this year, with an open enrollment deadline of February 29, 2016. Don’t forget to use the promo code BLOG1516 to receive a special gift from Florida Prepaid when signing up too. http://www.myfloridaprepaid.com/ Florida Prepaid Myth versus Truth Often I
Each year new technology advances faster and faster. As innovative technology becomes more affordable and adoptable, educational institutions figure out ways to improve educations utilizing these tools. I want to focus on 8 technology trends changing education in 2016. Note: I’m not a fortune teller or the leading expert in the field, these are my options and observations. Feel free to join me for a webinar on Wednesday, February 16th at