I am a Professor of Educational Leadership at the University of Colorado Denver and the Founding Director of the UCEA Center for the Advanced Study of Technology Leadership in Education (CASTLE), the only university center in the U.S. dedicated to school leadership, innovation, deeper learning, and technology. I’ve worked with hundreds of schools, districts, universities, and other organizations and blog regularly here at Dangerously Irrelevant.

Where’s Scott?

Below are some upcoming adventures. I am working in these key areas right now. Please get in touch if I can be of support!


  • December 7 – Manhattan Middle School, Boulder, Colorado
  • December 7 – Bardstown City Schools, Bardstown, Kentucky
  • December 7 – Ellicott School District, Calhan, Colorado
  • December 8 – Commonwealth Learning Partnership, Virginia
  • December 13 – OtterCares, Fort Collins, Colorado
  • December 15 – Thompson School District, Loveland, Colorado
  • January 11 – Manhattan Middle School, Boulder, Colorado
  • January 12 – Rocky Mountain Deaf School, Denver, Colorado
  • January 21 – InnEdCO Innovation Academy, Colorado
  • January 27 – eDCSD Online, Englewood, Colorado
  • February 15 – InnEdCO Innovation Academy, Colorado
  • February 27 – Decorah Community Schools, Decorah, Iowa
  • March 18-23 – Reggio Emilia, Italy
  • March 29 – InnEdCO Innovation Academy, Colorado
  • April 29 – InnEdCO Innovation Academy, Colorado
  • May 17 – InnEdCO Innovation Academy, Colorado
  • June 11 – InnEdCO Innovation Academy, Breckenridge, Colorado
  • June 11-14 – InnEdCo Annual Conference, Breckenridge, Colorado
  • June 24-28 – ISTE Live, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • July 12-15 – NASSP Ignite, Denver, Colorado
  • October 26-28 – EARCOS Leadership Conference, Bangkok, Thailand
Books I read in November 2022

Books I read in November 2022

Books I finished reading (or rereading) in November 2022... Annotation, Remi Kalir & Antero Garcia (writing) A Search for Common Ground, Rick Hess & Pedro Noguera (education) Old Man’s War, John Scalzi (sci fi) Brother John, Rutledge Etheridge (sci fi) Qalea...

Book Review: Annotation

Book Review: Annotation

I finally had a chance to read Annotation by Remi Kalir and Antero Garcia. Although I’ve never met Antero, Remi is my faculty colleague here at the University of Colorado Denver. Remi tells fascinating stories about annotation (no, really!), so I was excited to read...

Books I read in October 2022

Books I finished reading (or rereading) in October 2022... Not Impossible, Mick Ebeling (memoir) The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Douglas Adams (sci fi) Centers of Gravity, Marko Kloos (sci fi) Murder Under Another Sun, Colin Alexander (sci fi) Croma Venture,...