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Works at Midwestern University
Attended Hinsdale Central High School
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Educators, are you thinking about the image that you project with your #socialmedia?
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‪#‎TechTip‬: Do you think Microsoft's "backstage" Save screen is useless? Alt-F-A won't skip it, but pressing F12 goes straight to the Save As dialog box in Office 2013.
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Today, President Obama announced a massive effort with major publishers to make thousands of e-book titles free for low-income kids. Minor detail: They'll need a reading device and an internet connection. 
Today, President Obama announced a massive effort with major publishers to make thousands of e-book titles free for low-income kids.
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Lower math confidence and stronger preference for artistic fields doesn't dissuade women from majoring in computer science as much as it used to.

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Americans value #HigherEd. But they’re not so sure #college graduates are ready for the work force, according to a new survey: 
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Good advice as you figure out how to pay for #college...
 
Q: I've got an award letter from my school. Which financial aid is the best to accept? A: http://1.usa.gov/1Ii5Jsw
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Ten teaching tips...from your 8th grade students. Brilliant!

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10 tips directly from students.
Blogger and English teacher Heather Wolpert-Gawron asked her eighth grade students what they find most engaging in the classroom.
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This year 91 percent of teachers used some of their own money to pay for #school supplies, and 38 percent used only their own money, according to a new report from The NPD Group. #education  
This year 91 percent of teachers used some of their own money to pay for school supplies, and 38 percent used only their own money, according to a new report from The NPD Group.
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What's the difference between four, six and eight hours of sleep? Your ability to think clearly.
We all know about the importance of sleep. But what's the difference between four, six and eight hours of sleep?
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Technology and rapidly evolving student needs are influencing how schools can think about trust, autonomy and collaboration in #education.
Technology and rapidly evolving student needs are influencing how schools can think about trust, autonomy and collaboration.
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Facebook might be more useful than you think. According to a new study, it gives #college students a support system and helps them feel a sense of belonging on campus. 
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  • Midwestern University
    Associate Registrar, 2014 - present
  • Boy Scouts of America
    Managing Editor, Jamboree Today, 2010 - present
  • Northwestern University Bands
    Director of Digital Media and Photography, 2007 - present
  • forzandoArts
    Creative Director, 1999 - present
  • Boy Scouts of America
    Volunteer Scouter, 1999 - present
  • St. Matthew Lutheran Church
    Director of Handbells, 2013 - 2014
  • Monmouth College
    Assistant Director of Greek Life, Leadership, and Involvement, 2008 - 2011
  • First Lutheran Church of Monmouth
    Director of Handbells, 2010 - 2011
  • DePauw University
    Administrative Upgrade Project Specialist, 2003 - 2004
  • Indiana Academy at Ball State University
    Student Life Counselor, 2004 - 2006
  • Northwestern University
    Orientation and Parent Programs / Norris University Student Center Graduate Assistant, 2006 - 2008
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Hinsdale, Illinois - Greencastle, Indiana - Muncie, Indiana - Evanston, Illinois - Monmouth, Illinois - Marion, Iowa - Champaign, Illinois
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Daniel Marshall Reck, M.S.Ed., is a practicing higher education administrator and artist. 

Having served in educational and leadership roles at variety of institutions ranging from major research institutions to state universities to liberal arts colleges, Daniel has a broad understanding of campus administration and operations. He enjoys collaborating across institutions to help them deliver their educational missions by engaging students, alumni, faculty, administrators, and community members in advancing the institutions' success story.

He has experience in academic affairs and registrar operations, residential and student affairs, institutional communications, fraternity and sorority life, student union operations, new student orientation, student activities, new student orientation, and campus marketing. Daniel completed his graduate research and earned his M.S.Ed. degree at the Northwestern University School of Education and Social Policy.

Daniel is also an active music composer, photographer, and graphic designer. He has performed handbell solo repertoire and conducted ensembles in venues across the United States, as well as in the Czech Republic, Austria, Hungary, and France. Daniel studied music composition and conducting while earning his bachelor's degree at DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana. His work is published by forzandoArts.

The Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C., has licensed Daniel's photos of student athletes, which appear in a national exhibit. He has also reported, edited, and photographed national and international events including the four National and World Scout Jamborees. His portfolio of work includes marketing materials, artwork, and web media related to colleges, universities, rock bands, music ensembles, and non-profit organizations.

Education
  • Hinsdale Central High School
    1995 - 1999
  • DePauw University
    Computer Science and Music, 1999 - 2003
  • Northwestern University
    Higher Education Administration and Policy, 2006 - 2008
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The Plan To Give E-Books To Poor Kids
www.npr.org

Today, President Obama announced a massive effort with major publishers to make thousands of e-book titles free for low-income kids.

Report: Majority of Teachers Purchase School Supplies for Students -- TH...
thejournal.com

This year 91 percent of teachers used some of their own money to pay for school supplies, and 38 percent used only their own money, accordin

How Much Sleep is Just Right for Cognitive Function?
ww2.kqed.org

We all know about the importance of sleep. But what's the difference between four, six and eight hours of sleep?

What Will Education Look Like in a More Open Future?
ww2.kqed.org

Technology and rapidly evolving student needs are influencing how schools can think about trust, autonomy and collaboration.

What People Think About College: a Snapshot of Public Opinion
chronicle.com

Americans value higher education. But they’re not so sure graduates are ready for the work force, according to a new survey from Gallup and

How Social Media Helps Students Adapt to College – Wired Campus - Blogs ...
chronicle.com

For today's students, social media isn't just a diversion. It's a support system. That's the key finding of a paper exploring the role that

A Maker Space That Helps Kids Create During Long Hospital Stays
blogs.kqed.org

Many young patients resort to tv to pass the time during long hospital stays. A mobile maker project aims to ignite creativity, while helpin

Computer hacking evolves from malicious to heroic | USA TODAY College
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Ethical hacking has become one of the more sought after positions by college students and recent graduates.

Legislators Want Computer Science To Count for Language Requirement -- T...
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A bill being pushed in the state of Washington would allow two years of computer science to count as two years of world languages for the pu

Could Video Feedback Replace the Red Pen? – Wired Campus - Blogs - The C...
chronicle.com

Stills from a video critique by Monash U.'s Michael Henderson. Writing useful comments on students' work can be a fine art. And for instruct

The college trap that keeps people poor
www.washingtonpost.com

The forces that keep low-income students from graduating

Pell Grants for Inmates| resources| AACRAO
www.aacrao.org

The U.S. Education Department on Monday issued new guidance noting that inmates in local or county jails, correctional facilities, penitenti

The State Of Social Media In College Athletics - CKSyme Media Group
cksyme.com

Social media in college athletics. Where do we go from here? Takeaways from the 2014 CoSIDA membership survey. From Chris Syme and Kristi Do

A Miami School Goes From Blank Canvas To Mural-Covered
www.npr.org

Jose de Diego Middle School has large expanses of facade that are almost begging for decoration. To raise funds for arts education at the sc

Survey: CEOs Concerned About Skill Shortages
blogs.edweek.org

About 60 percent of job openings require basic science, technology, engineering, and math literacy, and 42 percent require advanced STEM ski

Teachers Go Door-Knocking In Nashville
www.npr.org

In Nashville, Tenn., several public schools are struggling to compete with nearby charters. To recruit more students, teachers are tearing a

For Accomplished Students, Reaching a Good College Isn’t as Hard as It S...
www.nytimes.com

Admission rates are misleading: It’s not that fewer students are accepted; it’s that applications have run riot.

Harvard Researchers Build $10 Robot That Can Teach Kids to Code | WIRED
www.wired.com

Mike Rubenstein has created a low-cost robot called AERobot, specifically designed to teach middle school and high school kids the fundament