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"Constantly seeking dazzle, and always curious about education, technology, and entrepreneurship."
I love hunting for bright and sparkly treasures in markets across the world and laying in the sunshine, belly up, next to my tiny dog. While I have lived across the world, my favorite adventure was driving across the U.S. and learning that America really does love cowboys and aliens. As for my professional life, I've always had the coolest jobs because I get to build new programs and discover new practices around education, technology, and entrepreneurship. And, my theme for the year is, "what would I do if I was not afraid?" What would you do?
Reading daily to young children, starting in infancy, can help with language acquisition and literacy skills. What can we learn from programs like Reach Out And Read about getting books and story hours into community spaces?
Ushahidi is an SMS technology that has been a witness and tracker of political movements and disaster relief in the most underserved regions of the world. There work inspires me to think about what is possible with SMS cell phone.