Hello, and welcome to my online home. I’m Ben Forta, Adobe’s Senior Director of Education Initiatives, an educator, best-selling author, blogger, public speaker, and an all-around techie. Check out my books on SQL, Regular Expressions, ColdFusion, and more.

20Sep
2018
Adobe XD September 2018 Release

The Adobe XD team just announced the availability of the September 2018 release. New features include responsive resize, times transitions, and spell check.

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18Sep
2018
Google Classroom Support Comes To Adobe Spark

Adobe Spark is a favorite in schools and classrooms worldwide. Google Classroom is used in lots of those classrooms, so we just updated the web (and Chromebook) version of Spark to support single click share to Google Classroom (this on top of existing support for Google login, Google Photos, and Google Drive).

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13Sep
2018
Mala Sharma On Sparking Creativity In Classrooms Around The World

Adobe VP Mala Sharma spent her Adobe sabbatical in India volunteering with the nonprofit Teach for India, teaching technology and creativity to seventh- and eighth-graders. Her trip report (linked in the post) is well worth the read.

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