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May 29, 2015

MacArthur Data Shows Geniuses Come From All College Campuses

Since 1981, the 918 MacArthur fellows have come from 315 different colleges and universities, according to new data released this week.

September 22, 2014

In L.A., Summer in the City Can Make You Smarter

The Los Angeles Summer of Learning keeps kids safe and expands the horizons of learning.

May 14, 2014

Summer of Learning Program Launched in L.A.

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and school superintendent John Deasy officially launched an innovative summer program including digital badges.

April 23, 2014

Digital Badges Have Revolutionary Potential

The digital badges that will be used in the Los Angeles summer learning program have revolutionary potential to extend learning, and what counts as learning.

April 22, 2014

L.A. Mayor, Schools, Nonprofits to Debut Innovative Summer Program

Can your city make you smart? This summer Los Angeles will; it plans a innovative summer program that uses Digital Badges to link schools, kids, and community in four neighborhoods.

September 26, 2013

Educational Researcher Awarded MacArthur 'Genius' Grant

Research Angela Duckworth is named a MacArthur fellow for her "pioneering" work in educational research.

December 01, 2012

Chicago's 'Hive' Network Aims to Boost Digital Skills

A group of 34 local organizations in Chicago have banded together to extend after-school learning opportunities for students there.

March 02, 2012

Investing in K-12 Digital Innovation

A panel of three experts addressed how and when innovation will come to K-12 education.


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