Kids' Informal Learning with Digital Media
OnApril 23, at Stanford, we will be giving our first major publicpresentation of the outcomes of our research. We are near the end ofthree years of ethnographic work on 22 different case studies of youthengagement with new media. The MacArthur Foundation and Common SenseMedia are organizing the evening event (4:30-8:30pm).
It will include talks and poster presentations from four of our teammembers: Heather Horst, Dilan Mahendran, danah boyd, and Mimi Ito.There will also be a panel or respondents including Tim O'Reilly ofO'Reilly Media, Deborah Stipek, dean of the Stanford School ofEducation, Linda Burch of Common Sense Media, and Kenny Miller from MTVNetworks. There will also be an opportunity to talk to all of the otherresearchers on the project and learn more about the various casestudies. You can prepare for both small talk and big talk by readingsome of our stories.
The event is public and you can see program details and register to attend this event (By April 18) at: www.eventsatcommonsensemedia.org