@firstname.lastname@example.org active 1 year, 8 months ago ActivityProfileForumsBadges View General First Name Jim Middle Initial G Last Name Vanides Job Title Global Education Program Manager Organization HP Country United States Show Your Info? Yes Social Networks Facebook URL https://www.facebook.com/VanidesPhotography Twitter https://twitter.com/jgvanides Diigo https://www.diigo.com/user/jgvanides LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/jimvanides Contact Info Website http://www.hp.com Blog http://www.hp.com/go/edublog Extended Profile Interests Learning and helping learners; teaching and helping teachers. I am passionate about using technology in meaningful ways that AMPLIFY our human capacity to do good. I have a personal affinity for activities that are both technical and artistic (photography, music,…). Biography Jim Vanides is an educator and technologist who leads the vision, strategy, and design of education technology programs for the HP Corporate Affairs team. Jim is passionate about transformative learning experiences and the dedicated educators that help students around the world succeed. He has been instrumental in launching over 1500 primary, secondary, and higher education projects in 41 countries, impacting hundreds of thousands of students around the world. Jim is the founding author of the HP blog, “Teaching, Learning, and Technology” (www.hp.com/go/edublog), and can be reached via Twitter @jgvanides. In addition to his work at HP, Jim teaches an online course for teachers on the Science of Sound offered by Montana State University. Jim holds a BS in Engineering and a MA in Education, both from Stanford University.