MIT’s Education Arcade and Scheller Teacher Education Program are launching EdTechX, a series of six-week long MITx online courses on EdX.
“In making @mitblogs_ebooks, I learned a lot, and sometimes the thing I made even makes me laugh because of how weird it is.”
Master's thesis by Erica Deahl S.M., Comparative Media Studies, 2014
Keywords: city digits, civics, data, data collection, data literacy, education, ethics, festival of code, open data, young rewired state, youth
Better the Data You Know: Developing Youth Data Literacy in Schools and Informal Learning Environments
We need to support the public — especially youth — in developing data literacy, so that they are equipped to think critically and ethically about data.
The new digital book from the Center for Civic Media: globaldigitalactivism.org.
This relatively unknown industry has been able to introduce complex skills and work around structural gaps and obstacles to create the foundations for a potentially viable technology and creative industry.