It’s pretty amazing to go from a world where computers were unheard of and very complex to where they’re a tool of everyday life. That was the dream that I wanted to make come true, and in a large part it’s unfolded as I’d... Read More | Share
Last month, the kids had a week off from school for mid-winter break and we decided to get out of town. When we take a vacation, we usually make some time for learning, and this time was no exception. Although we spent most of the week relaxing on a... Read More | Share
Imagine Cup is an event celebrating the power of students to change the world. Every year amazing teams of Imagine Cup students from countries all over the world bring their dreams, their skills, and their passion. They show what they can do. And... Read More | Share
“I wouldn’t have guessed that a map of population & income could be this beautiful,” Bill Gates said for this map, first published in National Geographic, meaning, obviously, the color gradients.
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I don’t know many business leaders who are satisfied with America’s schools. In fact, just about every CEO I know is worried that this country simply isn’t producing enough graduates with the skills they need to compete globally.
Closing that... Read More | Share
On Monday morning, I sat at a keyboard in my office, read the posts on a large wall monitor, and started typing my answers. Over the course of an hour I got to 44 questions, 9 more than last year. Next time maybe I’ll aim for an even 50.
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