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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Why there aren't more #Latinos in #tech industry- http://t.co/7ZSfMEabc2 via @JDBmsnbc @msnbc @votolatino

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LRNG Innovation Challenge Offers Teachers Grants to Reimagine Learning

The LRNG Innovation Challenge aims to invest in teachers who find creative ways to create time and space for deeper learning and projects that stimulate student innovation and learning. Read More

danah boyd (@Zephoria) and @SamuelEDyson talk networked teens & social media. Free #Chicago event: http://t.co/s9hkj35Fuc #SMWNetworkedTeens

Join @JohnLegend in a class project encouraging radical thinking from teachers: Join the LRNG Innovation Challenge -- http://t.co/UxedcEhmbh

SEPT 22: danah boyd (@zephoria) and @samueledyson talk networked teens & social media. Free #Chicago event, RSVP here http://t.co/s9hkj35Fuc

Hear danah boyd (@Zephoria) and @SamuelEDyson talk networked teens & social media. Free #Chicago event, RSVP here http://t.co/s9hkj35Fuc

What can you do to build a #stronginternet? Join the discussion Aug 11-13 http://t.co/6cWE4vqTuz #FOCAS14 @aspencs @easears

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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