The Beauty of Learning on Historic Land

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A new partnership between the National Writing Project and the National Park Service helps connect students and educators to some of our country’s lesser-known national park resources, and become stronger writers in the process.

LRNG: Making Worlds with Student Hactivists

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“Making Our Worlds”—a project in Charlotte, NC that was funded through a 2014 LRNG Innovation Challenge grant—has increased engagement, energy, and achievement by giving students the space to create projects that not only give them experience with new technologies, but also strengthen their positions as global citizens

CLMOOC in its 3rd Make Cycle—Join in Today

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CLMOOC is in the middle of its third Make Cycle, “Level Up Your Game Design!” Find out how to get involved and get caught up on Make Cycles 1 and 2. CLMOOC is a knowledge-building and sharing experience open to anyone interested in making, playing, and learning together about the educational framework known as Connected Learning, and anyone is invited to jump in at any time.

Educator Innovator Launches CLMOOC—Sign-Up Today

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Launched just last week in celebration of the White House’s Week of Making, CLMOOC is a collaborative, knowledge-building and sharing experience open to anyone interested in making, playing, and learning together about the educational framework known as Connected Learning. The first Make Cycle begins today but anyone is welcome to jump in at any time.

Connected Courses Begins September 15

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Connected Courses, a free open online learning experience that starts September 15th, is designed to get educators ready to teach open, connected courses no matter what kind of higher-ed institution they’re working in. The 12-week course will focus on how blended learning, openness, and collaboration can improve practices and allow for the development of new and […]

We’re Banking “Makes”!

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#CLMOOC, the Making Learning Connected MOOC, is going strong with lots of making going on! One of the features of this year’s collaboration is the new and improved Make Bank. Participants of last year’s MOOC may remember the make bank which was a place for people to find or post “make” projects for others to […]

Make Your Learning Connected

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The second Making Learning Connected (aka #CLMOOC) starts Friday, June 13. Making Learning Connected (#CLMOOC) is a knowledge-building and sharing experience open to anyone interested in making, playing and learning together about the educational framework known as Connected Learning. CLMOOC provides educators of all types with an opportunity to experiment with new tools, make projects and […]