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.
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April 23, 2014
April 22, 2014
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.
April 15, 2014
School reform is hard for adults, but it's child's play. Introducing the teeter-totter theory. All you need to know in 2.5 minutes
October 25, 2013
Los Angeles Unified's outgoing deputy superintendent for instruction addresses critics and defends the decision to roll out an unfinished digital curriculum as part of the district's iPad initiative.
October 02, 2013
The nation's second-largest school district has experienced several setbacks in the rollout of its effort to provide all students with iPads.
August 07, 2013
Parents of Los Angeles middle school students with entrepreneurial interests can now send their children to a pilot school focusing on entrepreneurism.
June 19, 2013
The Los Angeles Unified School District has awarded a $30 million contract to Apple Inc., as part of a technology project that could ultimately cost $500 million.
June 14, 2013
A district committee has recommended that Apple Inc., be awarded a lucrative ed-tech contract from the 660,000-student Los Angeles school system.
June 14, 2013
District staff are recommending that the L.A. Unified School District award a contract potentially worth $500 million over time to Apple Inc.
March 11, 2013
The 660,000-student Los Angeles Unified School District has released a request for proposal for a technology effort that could cost up to $500 million.