Profile of David F CarrEditor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare
Member Since: 11/15/2013
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David F. Carr oversees InformationWeek's coverage of government and healthcare IT. He previously led coverage of social business and education technologies and continues to contribute in those areas. He is the editor of Social Collaboration for Dummies (Wiley, Oct. 2013) and was the social business track chair for UBM's E2 conference in 2012 and 2013. He is a frequent speaker and panel moderator at industry events. David is a former Technology Editor of Baseline Magazine and Internet World magazine and has freelanced for publications including CIO Magazine, CIO Insight, and Defense Systems. He has also worked as a web consultant and is the author of several WordPress plugins, including Facebook Tab Manager and RSVPMaker. David works from a home office in Coral Springs, Florida. Contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org follow him at @davidfcarr.
Articles by David F Carr
posted in July 2013
Facebook goes only so far. Some universities are using enterprise social networks to recruit, engage and retain students.
High school program introduces students to a prized combination of technology, engineering and design skills.
Of those who drop out, 68% said they got too busy to continue, according to Canvas survey.
Udacity cofounder and online education pioneer David Evans sees powerful potential in platform's unique project-based approach.
Rosetta Stone acquires Lexia Learning, which markets online reading instruction and adaptive learning software to schools.
Research software lets academics and students alike design sophisticated and customizable online surveys.
Handheld devices typically used for informal polling and quizzes get attention as an alternative for digital testing, following online testing failures in several states.
Higher education faculty and students are interested in swapping paper textbooks for electronic versions, but only if it saves money, says Internet2 and EDUCAUSE study.
University's pioneering experiments with massive open online courses seem to be showing best results for blended learning, rather than replacing campus courses with MOOCs.
Registration opens for online master's degree program that will teach analytic and statistical methods for making sense of big data.
New decision-making blueprint tool for wiki aims to help you improve results, using learnings from successful Confluence users.
OpenTable example shows success with sales collaboration requires focus and discipline.
Mobile apps contest helps stock a university apps store, while providing "perspective on what computer science is like outside of the classroom."
Iconoclastic technology leader argues change management must start with IT itself.
Here's how Ohio State University's online course on tech for city planning used MindMixer's civic engagement app.
New eBook format LumiBook, created by the School Improvement Network, incorporates video and social media. Are kids' textbooks next?