"Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice," he told them. "And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become."
Apple's Steve Jobs, who died Wednesday, was seen as an influential and creative force in the field of education technology. As the leader of Apple, which he co-founded in 1976, Jobs' creativity is credited for the development of products, from the Apple I and II computers to modern mobile devices such as the iPad and iPhone, all of which have changed education and held relevance for students and teachers alike. Education Week/Digital Education blog