About - Staff Member - Geoff Lane
Blog Posts by Geoff Lane
It’s Time for Congress to Update the Perkins Act
(May 21, 2014)
Today, the Information Technology Industry Council (ITI) and IBM unveiled a letter signed by more than 200 businesses, associations, and community groups urging the Senate and House of Representatives ...
Adobe Invests $300 Million to ConnectED Initiative to Inspire Creativity and Learning in the Classroom
(February 28, 2014)
In our increasingly connected world, too often the nation’s classrooms are an afterthought. Many schools are at or near bandwidth capacity and are relying on outdated hardware, not to mention teachers ...
Big Win(s) for Education in Washington
(February 05, 2014)
Back in 1996, when the Internet was still a nascent idea in most American homes, Congress enacted a major re-write of our telecommunications laws. Among the many provisions in the new law was a contentious ...
ITI Highlights High-Tech’s Investments in Students and Workers on New Website
(December 10, 2013)
Earlier this year, ITI unveiled its last iteration of Moving Education Forward: Strengthening STEM in Today’s Classrooms -- an excellent resource that spotlights many of our member companies and the investments ...
Let’s Hope Computer Science Education Week is an Impetus for Congress to Act
(December 06, 2013)
Were Grace Hopper still alive, she’d turn 107 years young on Monday, December 9th. Grace Hopper, as I’m sure you know, served in the United States Navy with great distinction. She first enlisted in the ...