Government 2.0: Using Technology to Improve Education, Cut Red Tape, Reduce Gridlock, and Enhance Democracy

Government 2.0: Using Technology to Improve Education, Cut Red Tape, Reduce Gridlock, and Enhance Democracy[Reading] ➷ Government 2.0: Using Technology to Improve Education, Cut Red Tape, Reduce Gridlock, and Enhance Democracy Author William D. Eggers – Oaklandjobs.co.uk Unhyped and therefore unnoticed technology is altering the behavior and mission of city halls statehouses schools and federal agencies across America From transportation to education to elections to l Unhyped and therefore unnoticed Using Technology PDF ☆ technology is altering the behavior and mission of city halls statehouses schools and federal agencies across America From transportation to education to elections to law enforcement or as we're now referring to it homeland security the digital revolution is transforming government and politics slashing bureaucracies; improving services; producing innovative solutions to some of our nation's thorniest problems; changing the terms of the LeftRight political debate; and offering ordinary people access to a degree of information and individual Government 2.0: PDF or influence until recently accessible only to the most powerful citizens finally redeeming the Founding Fathers' original vision for our democracy and enriching American life and society in the process Based on interviews with over leading politicians researchers technology industry CEOs and leaders futurists and front line public employees Government journeys across America and overseas to demonstrate the promise and perils of this emerging world and offer a likely road map to its implementation You'll hear from technology executives preparing for 2.0: Using Technology PDF/EPUB æ an 2.0: Using Technology to Improve MOBI :¼ onrushing future when for many citizens most government interactions could take place on private sector websites; from bureaucrats like OSHA's Ed Stern fighting to get their agencies to adopt expert systems technology; from William Bennett whose virtual education company offers a glimpse into one possible future of American education; and from Governor Jeb Bush and former Mayor Rudolph Giuliani as they endeavor to overcome bureaucratic inertia to provide open efficient and effective governments Rich with anecdotes and case studies Government 2.0: Using Technology to Improve MOBI :¼ is a must read for every entrepreneur frustrated by paperwork every parent who's sick of being surprised by bad report cards every commuter stuck in traffic every activist trying to fight City Hall and every taxpayer who cares about the future of government. Although slightly dated the book offers tangible ideas based on stories to demonstrate how eDemocracy can transform government The book by no means is an obseuious bow to technology for technology's sake; rather it actually focuses on leadership that is necessary to breakdown the stovepipes of government and to focus on client centered approaches Each chapter contains succinct summaries in bullet points Great stories around hybrid approaches for education through cyber charters the decades long approach at OSHA to enhance navigation and compliance and the failures of the FBI's technophobia prior to 911 enjoyed the book it was novel when first publish but now much of what it contains has been explained in articles and other reports and publication

Government 2.0: Using Technology to Improve Education, Cut
  • Hardcover
  • 310 pages
  • Government 2.0: Using Technology to Improve Education, Cut Red Tape, Reduce Gridlock, and Enhance Democracy
  • William D. Eggers
  • English
  • 21 February 2015
  • 9780742541757