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Jack West
Works at Hapara Inc
Attended University of California, Santa Cruz
Lives in Menlo Park
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Sad to say goodbye.
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I didn't know it was leaving.
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I'm not the only one who loved this movie.
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One way to go all the way there with personalization...
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Choose your words carefully. I wonder if the effect decreases with time, and if so, how to prolong the success?
Words of encouragement can change students’ attitudes and behavior. But can it improve their academic performance?A two-month study into mindset interventions, conducted by PERTS (short for Project for Education Research that Scales, an educational research center out of Stanford University) and in
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Let's try it and see, Jack. If it's not so, it’s an opportunity to get smarter!
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The pre-show hours of ISTE before the madness commenced. I had a great time. Thanks to all of our community presenters and to those who came to find out about Hapara tools.
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EZRA working through reauthorization process in senate. Could mean more digestible data for teachers.
Reauthorization for the Education Sciences Reform Act has captured the attention of certain circles. In case you’re not in those circles, here’s your guide to ESRA.
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does this mean funding for systems of data collection/visualization?
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Beyond EdTech: Build an effective learning ecosytem | David Miyashiro | ...: http://youtu.be/_oAoTdQ80XI
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Listened to first three episodes of Serial, the Podcast today. Hooked! Website appears to now be down or I would listen to a fourth episode. serialpodcast.org
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Let me know when you finish them and I'll send you something to read. Don't want to taint the experience. :)
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Learned a loy about ways to personalize learning during my visit to The Met, Sacramento.
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Its not exactly Burning Man, but the temporary city that is erected for ISTE in less than 72 hours is quite impressive.
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Scenes from the park outside the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta.
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I had been wondering who was stealing the soccer balls off the roof. Now we know!
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LOVE IT!
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Work
Occupation
Teach, Learn, Create
Employment
  • Hapara Inc
    Team member, 2012 - present
  • Norcal Edtech
    Cofounder, 2011 - present
  • Sequoia High School
    Teacher, 1998 - present
Places
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Currently
Menlo Park
Previously
Mount Kisco - San Francisco - Santa Cruz - Huntington Lake
Story
Tagline
Teacher, EdTech enthusiast
Introduction
Teacher, Edtech Enthusiast, blog: jackcwest.wordpress.com
Bragging rights
National Board Certified Teacher, Google Certified Teacher, climbed the face of half dome in 30 hours
Education
  • University of California, Santa Cruz
    Physics, 1990 - 1994
  • Harvard University
    Science Education, 1997 - 1998
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Male
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Friends, Networking
Other names
Jack C West Jack West Jr Jack C West Jr