|November 4-5, 2011
Hard Rock Hotel
Chicago Program description:Join us in Chicago as we explore the many ways digital media are changing the ways people learn. What are the stories journalists should be telling? What guidance can parents provide, and what precautions should be taken? What do we know about how children learn using different types of digital and social media? We’ll visit the YouMedia Lab to see firsthand. We’ll also tour the new Quest to Learn school, designed to prepare students for our new digital world.
Top experts will help us examine the disconnect between schools and young people, who spend more time online than ever before. We’ll explore how entrepreneurs are responding to the growth in student use of digital media. What online tools promote learning?
Questions we’ll try to answer:
To register for this seminar, go to https://fs8.formsite.com/hechinger/Participant_Registration.
Deadline is Monday, October 10.
The Hechinger Institute will cover the cost of a roundtrip, economy-class airfare and one night at the seminar hotel.