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announcement of DB2 9.7 for LUW AND InfoSphere Warehouse 9.7.
And... it was Earth Day and apparently my blog was featured on the top page of developerWorks!
But, I missed it all! I spent the day with Grant Hutchison teaching a grade 7 class about investing, saving, and finance: "Junior Achievement - Dollars & Sense". I've been a volunteer for Junior Achievement for a few years and like the fact that IBM has teamed with Junior Achievement to educate the future generation!
The material is amazing and the kids were very engaged in the new concepts they were learning. JA has ensured that the curriculum is very interactive which is a great way for kids to learn. For example, the last thing we did yesterday was an investment game. Everyone in the room was pumped and enjoying the game! Fun all around!
Speaking of interactive learning.... I'm going to remind you of two that you should consider:
Pass the word by teaching!