Education

Adapting To An Economy In Flux

Gretchen Frazee did a great piece for Indiana Public Media titled, “Adapting to an Economy In Flux.” She interviewed me about the success I had with Digital Corps students finding employment and the lessons included in my app and book, Be Employed When You Graduate. You can listen to it here: http://indianapublicmedia.org/news/millennials-constantly-adapt-changing-workforce-84815/

2015 Campus Tech Forum in Long Beach

I was honored to present twice at the 2015 Campus Tech Forum in Long Beach. It was an honor to be around such inspiring thought leaders like William Rankin and Perry Samson. I gave my presentation titled Book to App: Overcoming the Challenges of Disrupting Yourself. I also got to present Engagement and Retention Through Mobile Gamification … View More

2 Breakout sessions accepted to 2015 Campus Tech Forum Long Beach

I am proud to have 2 breakout sessions accepted for the upcoming Campus Tech Forum in Long Beach: Engagement and Retention Through Mobile Gamification (co-presenting with Scott Reinke). Book to App: Overcoming the Challenges of Disrupting Yourself. The Campus Technology Forum Long Beach 2015 is April 8-9, 2015.

Adobe Education Exchange Lesson

I created a lesson called, “Present Yourself Well on Camera” for the Adobe Education Exchange. Although it’s designed for Adobe Premiere Clip, it can be easily applied to any simple editor and camera these days. I like to focus on solid fundamentals. So, this lesson is designed to both teach and practice a few of … View More

Educause Review New Horizons Department Editor

I am honored to be the Educause Review New Horizon’s department editor for 2015. In addition, my first Educause Review article, “Managing Constant Change,” is available in the January/February 2015 edition. Check it out at: http://www.educause.edu/ero/article/managing-constant-change or download the PDF here.

Ball State Achievements NYT mention

Ball State Achievements is currently my primary project. I’ve been quiet about it as my extraordinary Emerging Tech team built out the apps and related material (we did a full beta test in Fall 2013). But, Achievements got a shout out from the New York Times, so I suppose it’s public now. Ball State Achievements … View More

Administrator Trailblazer Honorable Mention 2014

I was honored by Digital Promise and EdSurge with Honorable Mention in the Administrator Trailblazer category in the 2014 Digital Innovation in Learning Awards.

2014 Annual Adobe Education Leader Institute

Leading Creative Learning: Perspectives from the Field – Panel Pip Cleaves, NSW Department of Education and Communities (moderator); Jonathan Blake Huer, Ball State University; Nancy Dick, Lake Washington Institute of Technology; Andy Phelps, Rochester Institute of Technology; and Jeff Larson, Balboa High School. From the official description: “Join this panel discussion on the challenges faced … View More

2014 Apple Distinguished Educator Global Institute

I had the extraordinary honor to present to over 500 attendees from 31 countries at the 2014 Apple Distinguished Educator Global Institute. I talked about my book and how low/no cost technology has enabled everyone to publish a book and get his or her ideas out into the world.

My interview on Work That Matters with Shawn Murphy

There’s a lot being said about college graduates and finding meaningful work these days. Change is coming, but it won’t happen in time to help the class of 2014. I hope I’m helping instead of just adding to the noise. You can check out the interview below: