Topic: Connected Learning

Teacher Voices For Connected Learning

By: Justin Reich Media: Education Week Date: March 11, 2014 Link: http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/edtechresearcher/2014/03/teacher_voices_for_connected_learning.html   One of the central challenges of advancing progressive, technology-mediated practices is helping teachers develop a vision of what change...

CL: Hands-On, Learner-Focused, Life-Long

This film introduces the story of connected learning, the outcome of a six-year research effort supported by the MacArthur Foundation into how learning, education, and schooling could be reimagined for a networked...

Connected Learning: Real-World Engagement

This film examines the critical role of curiosity and engagement for today's youth and in connected learning, the outcome of a six-year research effort supported by the MacArthur Foundation into how learning,...

CL: Playing, Creating, Making

This film examines a fundamental human experience and key component of connected learning, 'play,' and explores whether it has been underestimated and whether, as a state of being, it holds answers for...

CL: Everyone, Everywhere, Anytime

This film examines the overflowing abundance of knowledge, expertise, and social connectivity in the networked age and the power of bringing people together who want to learn together through the internet and...

CL: Building on the Basics

This film examines how creativity, shunned in the industrial age approach to schooling, is essential to learners in a networked society and a critical element of connected learning. We commissioned filmmaker Nic...

CL: Relevance, the 4th R

Connected learning is when you're pursuing expertise around something you care deeply about, and you're supported by friends & institutions who share this common passion that is tuned to the demands and...

Webinar: A Dive Into Connected Learning

EVENT: Alliance for Excellent Education Webinar on Connected Learning DATE: May 29, 2013     Educators and researchers across the country are focusing on the best ways to engage students in learning...

The Powerful Combination of Interests and Peer Culture

By: Rachel Cody Pfister Published: April 5, 2014 The connected learning model emphasizes the importance of peer culture and interests in fueling members’ participation and learning in the rich activities and opportunities these communities...

The Buzz of Hive Chicago

The Hive Chicago Learning Network is a thriving community of youth-serving organization committed to connected learning for teens.