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John Fontaine

  • Blackboard Inc
  • I am the leader of the CourseSites technology team and Senior Director of Platform Evangelism at Blackboard Inc.

My Affiliations

George Washington University  
Blackboard Inc  
Organization Membership  
My Latest Blogs

Getting the most out of Google Glass

You bought Glass, so now what? You’ve got $1500 of wearable headset

Google Glass Review

I’m still waiting for my own pair of Google Glass. I managed to borrow a pair for a few minutes and he

Last Day at Blackboard

13 years, hundreds of thousand of miles and lots of amazing experiences. Monday a new adventure starts

Graduating from Blackboard

In August of 1999 I joined a small startup that was intent on changing education using the pow

Funding Your EdTech Startup

Last week I told you that the job you wanted didn’t exist, that your ideas are terribl

Community Brainstorm: Requirements for Personal Learning Environments


Career Advice for Budding Technology Entrepreneurs

This last week I had a chance to sit down with

Three Dimensions of Augmented Reality — Background For Educators

Augmented Real

Oracle starts to dig itself out of the Java mess

A recent conference call with Java’s head of

Get Ready for Personal Drones

While we tend to think of “remotely piloted aircraft” or “drones”