Re-engaging students using virtual world simulations'

Jim Vanides

HP's Jim Vanides is responsible for the vision, strategy, design, and implementation of education technology programs. His current focus is the HP Catalyst Initiative, an international collaboration among educators exploring innovations in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) learning and teaching. Since 2003 he has been instrumental in launching over 1200 primary, secondary, and higher education projects in 41 countries. Jim is also the author of the HP blog, Teaching, Learning, and Technology and is a contributing author on the K12 education blog, Guide to Digital Learning Environments.