2013 Digital Media and Learning Competition
- Type: Foundations
- Source: HASTAC
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- Award Min: $0.00
- Award Max: $10,000.00
- Quantity: Unknown
- Deadline: Jun 10, 2013
U.S.-based non-profit learning development and civic engagement institutions and organizations (including learning development organizations such as museums, libraries, after school and summer programs).
The Web Is An Open Ended Laboratory For Connected Learning And Creating. It Has Made Possible Anywhere-anytime Learning For All Generations, And Especially For Youth, In Ways Previously Unimaginable. It Promotes Interest Driven Learning With And From Peers. These Dramatic Developments In Connected Learning Opportunities Raise The Challenge Of Digital Citizenship: To Use The Web And Its Resources Well And Safely; To Interact Collaboratively With Peers And Across Generations In Productive Ways; To Put Web Resources And Networks To Good Civic Purpose; To Advocate For Effective And Equitable Web Solutions To Social Problems; And To Develop Web-based Skills For Productive Purposes.
P.S I really like what these folks are doing. If we could get our kids to start using the internet for good, there is no telling what the future will bring. We need more grants like this one. More competitions. And more focus on helping our youth discover the greatness that lies within the internet.