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


"City's Rec Centers Offering After-School Technology Programs"

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Related Grantee: Sprout Fund
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A ‘Game Changer’ on Teen Health and Empowerment

The Game Changer Chicago Design Lab uses games and new media to advance young people’s social and emotional health. Read More

"Videogame ‘Civilization’ to Make Inroads in Classrooms"

The Wall Street Journal
Related Grantee: GlassLab
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Stevens Initiative to Support International Virtual Exchanges

The $31 million multilateral, public-private initiative – named in honor of the late Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens – hopes to achieve the largest increase in people-to-people educational exchanges between the United States and the Middle East. Read More


Hack Your Notebook Day... Reflection from A Teacher
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Hack Your Notebook Day
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#make4DLDay: What's Your Story?
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Portrait of Valerie Chang

Valerie Chang

Managing Director, Programs
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Jennifer Humke

Senior Program Officer, Journalism & Media
Portrait of Tawa Mitchell

Tawa Mitchell

Program Officer, Chicago Commitment
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Karen S. Hott

Team Administrator, Chicago Commitment
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Julie W. Welgus

Research Associate

Marion Goldfinger

Senior Grants Manager, Impact Investments

Media Contact

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Sean Harder

Communications Officer

Evaluation Contact

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Maurice Samuels

Program Officer