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

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$2 Million Competition Seeks Ideas to Transform Learning

As President Obama called for new efforts to reimagine and improve education in science and math, MacArthur announced a $2 million open competition for ideas to transform learning using digital media. Read More
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How Kids Live and Learn with New Media

Conventional wisdom about young people's use of digital technology often equates generational identity with technology identity: today's teens seem constantly plugged in to video games, social networks sites, and text messaging. Read More

New Center at UC Irvine to Seed Research and Collaboration on Digital Media & Learning

A newly-created Digital Media and Learning Research Hub located at the University of California-Irvine will provide an international center to nurture exploration of and build evidence around the impact of digital media on young people's ... Read More

Design Challenge to Expand Possibities for Learning Online

The Mozilla Foundation today launched the Jetpack for Learning Design Challenge to create Mozilla Firefox add-ons to unlock new possibilities for learning online. Read More

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Staff

Portrait of Valerie Chang

Valerie Chang

Managing Director, Programs
Portrait of Jennifer Humke

Jennifer Humke

Senior Program Officer, Journalism & Media
Portrait of Tawa Mitchell

Tawa Mitchell

Program Officer, Chicago Commitment
Portrait of Karen S. Hott

Karen S. Hott

Team Administrator, Chicago Commitment
Portrait of Julie W. Welgus

Julie W. Welgus

Research Associate

Marion Goldfinger

Senior Grants Manager, Impact Investments

Media Contact

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Sean Harder

Communications Officer

Evaluation Contact

Portrait of Maurice Samuels

Maurice Samuels

Program Officer