Me – Ph.D?

Me – Ph.D?

It’s funny, how even fundamental things change so rapidly. A few weeks ago, I was very happy with my life as an edu-entrepreneur (and I certainly still am!). Then, out of the blue, I’m encouraged to apply for a Ph.D. I’m very much in doubt, but...
The simple beauty of a duck

The simple beauty of a duck

As already stated, yesterday I had the pleasure of participating in the very inspiring “NEXT KIDS TECH 2011″ conference hosted by the LEGO Foundation in Billund. Besides “just” participating in an exciting conference, I was struck by the...

Embrace the initiative

I am not very good at not being intrigued and fascinated by the world, and by the combined forces of stubbornness and serendipity, I repeatedly find myself falling in love with new topics in whole new areas. Though this has some implications for my spare time, I...

Jamming in education

I never stop thinking about the perils and challenges of contemporary education, and the pivotal component of my overall mission is thus contributing to improving education. How can this be done? This is a silly question, as it somehow indicates that it can actually...

Leave the map behind

The other day I watched with admiration as the tireless adventurer, mountaineer and author Jon Krakauer along with actor/director Sean Penn talked about the inspiration for writing and filming the book “Into The Wild” (which is a marvelous story for a...