Jim is currently teaching a very popular 3 credit graduate course called “iPads in Education” for Eduspire at various locations throughout PA.
Jim was pleased to be a sponsor for the TedX Youth Camp Hill in November 2012. He was also invited to present at TedX Williamport in October 2011. See his TEDX Talk presentation entitled “Why School is More Important than Ever” which is also on YouTube.
In 2008, he started a consulting business called GatesIdeas (GatesIdeas.com).
"Mr. Gates is a very knowledgeable man! He knows the iPad and technology!"
"This course exceeded my expectations. I feel confident in my ability to use the iPad with my students, and confident in my ability to teach students how to produce different assignments unique to themselves. Jim Gates definitely has a gift to teach students of all abilities. He is knowledgeable, patient, and challenged me beyond my expectations."
"Always would respond to questions and comments in a timely manner and would constantly provide consistent feedback on work."
"Jim Gates was amazing! He is so knowledgeable and helpful! I would take a course he was teaching again in a heartbeat!"
"Jim was very thorough and patient with all types of learners. A saint! He was extremely knowledgeable and went above and beyond to assist us with EVERYTHING."