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100,000 Silicon Valley Steps & Counting

Posted by Joe Mazza

3/30/16 3:52 PM

100,000 Silicon Valley Steps & Counting

I've been back on the east coast for 3 days, and I'm still sore from all the walking our #pennsv16 team did. After averaging just over 5,000 steps a day in the past month, visits with over 30 companies and schools across the Silicon Valley area netted me 113,000 steps (48 miles!)

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Topics: Innovation, Leadership, study trips, edtech, pennsv16

EdLeaders Kick-Off Silicon Valley Immersion Experience

Posted by Joe Mazza

3/22/16 5:03 AM

EdLeaders Kick-Off Silicon Valley Immersion Experience

Take 20 minutes and walk around the building. Explore classrooms, public spaces, private spaces inside and outside. Snap pictures of the spaces you see that represent or contradict the 12 Brain Rules (Medina, 2015). These were the directions I gave to our #pennsv16 Study Team as a culmination of our first morning at Penn's Wharton San Francisco Campus.

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Topics: Innovation, Leadership, edtech, pennsv16, suptchat, silicon valley, cpchat