Digital Media & Learning

MacArthur is exploring how digital media are changing the way young people learn, play, socialize, and participate in civic life. The goal is to make education more powerful for all students by creating more opportunities for more youth to engage in learning that is relevant to their lives and prepares them for success in school, the workplace, and their community. Read our strategy

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Reimagining School: Opportunity, Safety and Privacy in the Social Lives of Networked Teens

A forum featuring danah boyd and Sam Dyson, moderated by Alison Cuddy. Read More

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Free #Chicago event Monday: danah boyd (@zephoria) and @samueledyson talk networked teens & social media http://t.co/s9hkj3mIwc #SMWTeens

danah boyd (@zephoria) and @samueledyson talk networked teens & social media. Free #Chicago event Sept. 22: http://t.co/s9hkj3mIwc #SMWTeens

danah boyd (@zephoria) and @samueledyson talk networked teens & social media. Free #Chicago event Sept. 22: http://t.co/s9hkj3mIwc #SMWTeens

danah boyd (@zephoria) and @samueledyson talk networked teens & social media. Free #Chicago event Sept. 22: http://t.co/s9hkj3mIwc #SMWTeens

"Classroom Video Games with Mat Frenz"

Lesson Planet
Related Grantee: GlassLab
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Join Tuesday's launch parties to check out new @YOUmediaChicago spaces @ChiPubLib Woodsen and Sulzer libraries: http://t.co/8yBItgyxjo

danah boyd (@zephoria) and @samueledyson talk networked teens & social media. Free #Chicago event Sept. 22: http://t.co/JrgWwcZIkd #SMWTeens

RT @dmlComp: Questions about applying to the Trust Challenge? Ask your Qs Sept 9 during an informational webinar http://t.co/8NBokIQJJL #dmltrust

#DMLTrust Competition is open! $1.2M in grants to build trust in #ConnectedLearning: http://t.co/4ETbd6O4JP VIDEO: http://t.co/YlInRLUUE3

"Playing Nice"

Association for Talent Development
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From ConnectedLearning.tv

Sept. 25 webinar: Respectful and Inspirational Game Design
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Sept. 18 webinar: Addressing Game-Based Learning Skepticism
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Sept. 11 webinar: Video Games and 21st-Century Literacy
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Staff

Portrait of Valerie Chang

Valerie Chang

Interim Managing Director, U.S. Programs
Portrait of Constance M. Yowell

Constance M. Yowell

Director of Education
Portrait of Jennifer Humke

Jennifer Humke

Program Officer, Digital Media & Learning
Portrait of Tawa Mitchell

Tawa Mitchell

Program Officer, Digital Media & Learning
Portrait of Karen S. Hott

Karen S. Hott

Senior Executive Secretary
Portrait of Julie W. Squire

Julie W. Squire

Program Administrator