By Jim Brodie Brazell

Essays & Press



Brazell, Jim. LONE STAR RISING: SAN ANTONIO’S CYBERSECURITY BOOM, United States Cybersecurity Magazine, Cybersecurity and the Modern World, Spring 2015.


Brazell, Jim. Cyberspace: A Call to Action: LEVELING-UP EDUCATION TO THE WORLD OUTSIDE: SAN ANTONIO'S CYBER-STEM MODEL. National Career Pathway Network, Connections, Center for Occupational Research and Development, Vol. 24, No. 1: New Horizons, February 2014.


Brazell, Jim. How Children’s Toys Reflect What’s Next in Technology & Education, EdTech Digest, PRAGMATIC VISIONS, March 5, 2012.


Brazell, Jim. Internet 2.0: What's Next in Computing - How Cyber-Physical Systems are Changing Business, Commerce, and the Economy, Texas CEO Magazine, April 29, 2012. 

Brazell, Jim. Father of GPS Responds to Sputnik Moment in State of the Union CTE’s 21st Century Rocket Boys and Girls, National Career Pathways Network, Connections, Center for Occupational Research and Development, Vol. 21, no. 1: February 2011.


Brazell, Jim. A Sputnik Moment for Education: The Role of CTE and Arts in STEM Innovation, EdTech Digest, NOTES FROM THE FUTURE, February 28, 2011.


Brazell, Jim. Sputnik Moment: 21st-Century Rocket Boys & Girls, EdTech Digest, NOTES FROM THE FUTURE, January 31, 2011.


Brazell, Jim. The Path to Innovation: Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics and Science (TEAMS) Integration (Part 5 of 5), Edutopia, Education Trends, August 23, 2010.


Brazell, Jim. TEAMS Model State: The Ohio Arts Integration and STEM Initiative (Part 4 of 5), Edutopia, Teacher Leadership, August 20, 2010.


Brazell, Jim. Case Study: TEAMS Model School - Clark STEM Magnet, Glendale, CA (Part 3 of 5), Edutopia, Teacher Leadership, August 13, 2010. 


Brazell, Jim. The TEAMS Model: Unifying Arts, Academics, and Career and Technical Education (Part 2 of 5), Edutopia, Teacher Leadership,


Brazell, Jim. Connecting STEM and Arts (TEAMS) to Spur U.S. Innovation (Part 1 of 5), Edutopia, Teacher Leadership, July 30, 2010. 


Brazell, Jim. STEM: Mainstreaming Career and Technical Education (CTE), MDR EdNET News Alert, Voices from the Industry, March 12, 2010.


Brazell, Jim. The Bellwether Sounds, The Role of CTE in STEM Education, National School Board Association, Technology and Learning Network (TLN), August of 2008.






Community stepping up to cybersecurity threat, San Antonio Express News, Lynn Brezosky, April 17, 2015


Cyber Crime You’ve Got Nothing to Steal, Just Everything to Lose, Troy Anderson, NBIZ, April 2012.


Central Texas bids to make itself commercial hub of cybersecurity industry, Laylan Copelin AMERICAN-STATESMAN STAFF, Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011.


Grassroots Robotics, Students engage with robots in a full-year math class, EDUBOTS, September/October 2011.

Opening Keynote Speaker Jim Brazell Challenges Listeners to Consider the New Sputnik Moment, National Career Pathways Network, Connections, Center for Occupational Research and Development, Vol. 21, no. 8: Conference Report Nov 2011.


Cybersecurity networking in S.A., San Antonio Express News, MySA, Jason Buch, November 4, 2010


FETC explores a sea change in education, 2009 Florida Educational Technology Conference probes new ways of reaching a new generation of learners, E-School News, Maya T. Prabhu, January 30, 2009.


Immersive Gameplay: The Future of Education?, Technological Horizons in Education, Chris Riedel, January 28, 2009.


Gaming is the future of classroom instruction, E-School News, Maya T. Prabhu, Assistant Editor, January 24, 2009.


Progress made toward skilled workforce, Peoria Journal Star: Business, Web Edition, AUL GORDON, October 15, 2008.


SxSW Interactive: Serious Games for Learning, ARGNET, Dee Cook, March 12, 2006.


Proof of Learning: Assessment in Serious Games, Gameasutra, David Michael, Sande Chen, October 19, 2005.


InterLabs: An Interdisciplinary Laboratory Where Students Lead the Academic Computing Revolution, Technological Horizons in Education, March 1, 1998.


Internet Strategist Starting Up Think Tanks To Harness Community Creativity, Peoria Network Will Link Industry, School, Government Resources, Peoria Journal Star, October 20, 1998


Interaction Next Phase For Evolving Internet, Technology Ready To Enter New Era That Takes In Globe, Peoria Journal Star, February 1, 1998


Possibilities Endless with Bradleys' Intelabs, Bradley University Student Newspaper, The Scout, DAWN DZUIBA, Scout Reporter, 1995.