How the Private Sector Can Serve

On Monday, President Obama released his proposal for the 2016 budget. One of the things that stuck out most to me was his designation of $105 million to expand the U.S. Digital Service (USDS). This allocation would “give 25 agencies their own digital shops” as well as help build out the central USDS team.1 This…

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To Quarantine or Not To Quarantine?

As Nina Pham and Amber Vinson, the two nurses infected with Ebola in Dallas, TX, have been released from the hospital and declared Ebola free, attention has begun to shift from media fear mongering to more practical questions of how we stop the spread of the disease not only in the U.S. but abroad as…

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Coding Isn’t Just For Math & Science Classes

Last month T4A.org co-hosted an online TechTable with the Reinventors Network on how to reinvent our education system for a more digital future (full recap here). The panel was in agreement that changes needed to be made to curriculum and school infrastructure, but what was less clear was what those changes should be. One question…

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