Digital Media & Learning

Making 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 and the current status of our work


"Now Teachers Encourage Computer Games in Class"

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"Turning the city of L.A. Into A Classroom"

The Los Angeles Times Read More
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Digital Badges Help Young People, Adults Demonstrate Skills

A report from the Alliance for Excellent Education and the Mozilla Foundation details how a MacArthur-supported initiative to expand use of digital badges can improve learning and outcomes for students and adults. Read More

"Reimagining Education through Summer Learning Partnerships"

The Official Blog of the U.S. Department of Education Read More
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Using Games For Learning and Assessment

The GlassLab project at the Institute of Play is working to transform learning and assessment through digital gaming. Watch


Oct. 6 Webinar - Making it in the New Economy
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Expanding Opportunity in a World of Innovation
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The Last Mile: Remaking the Pathways to Opportunity
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Portrait of Valerie Chang

Valerie Chang

Managing Director, Programs
Portrait of Jennifer Humke

Jennifer Humke

Program Officer
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Tawa Mitchell

Program Officer
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Karen S. Hott

Senior Executive Secretary
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Julie W. Squire

Program Administrator

Media Contact

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Sean Harder

Communications Officer