BROADBAND LEARNING. Discovery Education has partnered with the Siemens Foundation and the Oak Ridge Associated Universities to create a STEM academy that provides teachers with the latest online resources to support professional development in STEM education.
A TOUCH OF LEADERSHIP: At the PowerBrokers Breakfast of the WICT Washington, DC/Baltimore Chapter in Washington, DC on October 29, Touchstones of Leadership Award Honorees, were (top row, L-R) Discovery Comm's Catherine Frymark, Scripps Nets' Suzanne Underwald, Comcast's Samantha Callahan, TWC's Becky Bobzien-Simms, (bottom row, L-R) Travel Channel's Meghan Rodgers, the FCC's Michelle Carey & NBCU's Meredith Attwell Baker.
January 11, 2013
‘State of the Net’ Tech Policy Confab Set For Jan. 22-23
Following all the inaugural hoopla the day before, the Congressional Internet Caucus Advisory Committee, a Washington, D.C.-based group that keeps Congress and the public informed regarding Internet-related policy issues, will host the 9th Annual State of the Net Conference Jan. 22-23 at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill. Among the topics to be discussed are “Plumbing the Policy Implications of Data Analytics and Defining “Big Data” and “Should Congress Rewrite the Telecom Act?” For more information about this gathering, go to www.netcaucus.org/conference/2013/.