Help get out the word! A special part of the 2008 Digital Media andLearning Competition is for young innovators, age 18-25:www.dmlcompetition.net Young Innovator Awards range from $5000 to$30,000. Focus: PARTICIPATORY LEARNING Deadline October 15, 2008. Here's the url again: www.dmlcompetition.net.
?Participatory learning? is broadly defined as using new digital media and virtual environments for sharing ideas or for planning, designing, or implementing goals together.
You can find out about last year?s winners at http://hub.dmlcompetition.net/
And since a video is worth a lot more than a thousand words, here are three from the HASTAC YouTube Channel from three of our 2007 winners: one from South Bronx FabLab, one from PLOrk (the Princeton Laptop Orchestra), and one from Howard Rheingold, a very full range of participatory learning!