Podcast 001: Inside The Wake – The Origins of Wakelet

On the debut of EdTech Stories, we profile the company Wakelet in this episode called “Inside The Wake.”   Wakelet is a company and platform created by Jamil Khalil, a former Airbus employee, who sought an easier way to organize the abundance of information available on the internet.  He overcame several obstacles in his path to develop … Continue reading Podcast 001: Inside The Wake – The Origins of Wakelet

Microsoft Forms: A Good Start, But Light Years Behind Google

Based on the popularity of Google Forms among educators, it came as no surprise when Microsoft introduced a similar (and almost identical) survey tool known simply as "Microsoft Forms" for their Office 365 Education Customers.  I'm a huge fan of Google Forms, and always found them extremely useful in many ways, so naturally I was … Continue reading Microsoft Forms: A Good Start, But Light Years Behind Google