Author Archives: Dr. Connie

About Dr. Connie

Certified futurist and leadership coach dedicated to helping individuals, companies and communities create their desired futures by empowering women, families and the planet!

March Blogging U. Courses: Blogging and Photo 101

Originally posted on The WordPress.com Blog:
We’re excited to offer two Blogging U. courses this March: Blogging 101 and Photography 101. Read on to learn more about each course, see how Blogging U. works, and register! Blogging 101: Zero to Hero — March…

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A rugged, mobile wifi device brings the web to schools in Africa and beyond

Originally posted on TED Blog:
Now that BRCK has launched, Ushahidi is turning its attention to where it will be best put to use — in schools. Photo: BRCK BRCK is best described as a “backup generator for the internet.” When it was announced,…

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Help us Grow Happy Orchard!

Originally posted on Kimmel Education & Research Center:
What is the best name for the Blue Orchard Mason Bee pictured below?  Let us know your thoughts while helping us support pollinators. Our blue bee (yes, it really does exist) is…

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6 Questions to Drive Your Social Media Strategy

Is Extension ready for a social media transformation?  How can we become a conversational brand? One of our fearless leaders, Dr. Susan Williams, likes to ask the question, “What does success look like?”  (Hint:  This is one of the 6 … Continue reading

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Beyond School: An Education Week Webinar

I receive an email newsletters from Education Week and thought this one had particular importance to Extension.  Could the experiences we provide learners become expanded learning opportunities that are available for-credit in either high schools or colleges? Education is undergoing … Continue reading

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The Future of the University and Extension?

One of the best articles I read this week was, 6 Ways Tech Will Change Education Forever:  Want to know what college will look like in 10, 20, 30 years? Here are six predictions from some of the brightest minds in … Continue reading

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How Can We Use Technology to Make a BIG Difference?

A great example of how leadership, technology and focusing on the consumer can lead to success! http://t.co/KjcsLwfEpa — Connie Reimers-Hild (@askdrconnie) October 15, 2013  

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