Past Event

Re-Imagining Learning

March 31, 2011

4:30 p.m.

Chicago, IL
Spertus Institute, Feinberg Theater
610 South Michigan Avenue

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The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
and the Pearson Foundation
invite you to join the conversation on

Re-Imagining Learning

Speakers include:

  • Karen Cator, Director of the Office of Educational Technology, U.S. Department of Education
  • Mary Dempsey, Commissioner, Chicago Public Library
  • Shani Edmonds, Founding Student, Digital Youth Network
  • Robert Gallucci, President, MacArthur Foundation
  • Mark Nieker, President, Pearson Foundation
  • Nichole Pinkard, Visiting Associate Professor, DePaul University
  • Katie Salen, Professor, Parsons the New School for Design
  • Connie Yowell, Director, Education, MacArthur Foundation

Also featuring clips from Digital Media: New Learners of the 21st Century, a new PBS documentary.

Come join the conversation, see the demonstration projects, and enjoy the reception to follow.

Please feel free to share this invitation with friends and colleagues.

RSVP: events@macfound.org

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