50 Million going for Research into Digital Media and Learning

http://davidwarlick.com/images/macarthur.jpgThis is an interesting announcement that I goot from the TechLearning News update. I do not know much about the MacArthor Foundation, and haven’t given the site a good going over, but the intent seems to indicate an encouraging trend to starting to respect our students adopted realm.

The MacArthur Foundation launched its five-year, $50 million digital media and learning initiative in 2006 to help determine how digital technologies are changing the way young people learn, play, socialize, and participate in civic life.

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David Warlick has been an educator for the past 40+ years. He continues to do some writing, but is mostly seeking his next intersect between play, passion and purpose, dabbling in photography, drone videography and music production.