Calendar of Cool: First Ice Cream Factory Opens

Ice cream scientist

On June 15, 1851, chef Jacob Fusseli opened the first ice cream factory in the world. The United States now leads the world in ice-cream production, churning out 1.6 billion gallons a year, all thanks to that humble Pennsylvania factory. In modern factories, scientists and engineers spend countless hours making sure the ice cream is […]

The School as a Learning Lab

This spring was a blur of Digital Leader Corps activity. I probably traveled 25,000 air miles in a three month time span meeting with educational leaders all over the country. As I reflected on the conversations I noticed a trend. We had successfully communicated the components of Digital Leader Corps, but really needed to emphasize the […]

Tech Wednesday with Justin

Calling all thrill seekers!…..Since summer is finally here, most of you may already have your vacation planned. Your destinations may vary, but a popular place for many Americans is a trip to one of the many theme parks across the US. My home state of Florida is home to one of the premier parks in […]