KEEPING TABS: During Apple's Q3 2014 earnings call, senior VP and CFO Luca Maestri says the company had sold 13 million iPads to education customers around the world. (Here's the transcript.) In the U.S., the "iPad remains the tablet of choice with 85% share of the U.S. education tablet market,"
CRYING FOUL: The U.S. can't seem to catch a break when dealing with the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). First there are the PISA tests, on which the mediocre showing by American students are well-documented. To add insult to injury, the OECD's first-ever "Measuring I
When it comes to managing teams, such as student workers, it is difficult to make sure everything gets done. When there is a group of people, something always falls through the cracks. For example, a student worker A is working on task for a professor. His shift is ending, but he forgets to tell student worker B to finish the task. When student worker A returns two days later for another shift, he assumes that student worker B finished it.