Guide to Digital Games and Learning

Posted & in Educator Innovator Blog, Institute of Play, KQED Education, Partners.

KQED’s learning and education technology blog MindShift has long been one of our go-to sources for news about the future of learning. MindShift recently released the Guide to Digital Games and Learning – a comprehensive resource that answers many of the most pressing questions that educators, parents and others have raised around using digital games […]

PBS NewsHour Extra’s #MyZeitgeist Contest Opens for Entries

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NewsHour Extra, PBS NewsHour’s educational resource site and an Educator Innovator partner, is challenging students with its annual #MyZeitgeist contest to create digital projects about the most important news events of 2014. Inspired by Google’s annual Zeitgeist year-in-review montage, #MyZeitgeist encourages innovation in the classroom, news and media literacy and an understanding of how current events […]

A Reflection on Digital Learning Day

Posted & in Afterschool Alliance, Digital Is, Educator Innovator Blog, Edutopia, Hive Learning Network, KQED Education, Mozilla Webmaker, National Writing Project, YALSA.

A Day to Celebrate, Explore, Question, and Look Ahead On February 5, 2014, educators and students around the country participated in Digital Learning Day (#DLDay). The National Writing Project and Educator Innovator, along with the Afterschool Alliance, were among the core partners and sponsored a set of #Make4DLDay challenges. (View the story “Digital Learning Day: […]