The Los Angeles Unified School District, second largest school district in the U.S., regrets partnering with Pearson and Apple to deliver iPads and coursework software to every student.
With the school year almost over, the Pearson software remains woefully incomplete, most students still can't access the coursework, security settings (like browser limitations) proved easy for students to override, and a large chunk of the iPads have gone missing. Legal questions about the propriety of the deal itself also loom.
- Middlesex UniversityMSc Business Information Systems Management, 2011 - 2013
- London Metropolitan UniversityBSc Computing and Information Systems, 2003 - 2005
- NCC EducationAdvanced Diploma
- De La Salle College MaltaPrimary and Secondary School
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- Middlesex UniversityLecturer, 2010 - present
- setcomProduct Manager, 2012 - present
- STC TrainingLecturer, 2005 - 2014
- IBMSenior Business Consultant, 2009 - 2010
- setcomSenior Sales Engineer, 2006 - 2009
- GFI SoftwareSenior Software Engineer, 1997 - 2006
- Charles de Giorgio Ltd.Medical and Sanitary Supplies, 1996 - 1997
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