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Mission: Evolution

Project / Teaching & Learning Practices

Mission: Evolution

In Mission: Evolution, high school students thoroughly analyze the evolutionary science driving the Spore™ game engine and investigate the scientific accuracy of the game. Working together to...
EcoBugs

Project / Social & Political Issues

EcoBugs

A game aimed at learners aged 7 to 11, EcoBugs encourages learners' interest in the environment as they explore their surroundings to create, collect, and monitor the health of virtual 'bug' species...
No2NOX

Project / Social & Political Issues

No2NOX

Nox No More is an online game that personalizes environmental education by linking learning to a player's personal life to illustrate the positive impact of simple, everyday choices. Players upload...
Out the Window: About/In/By Los Angeles

Project / Teaching & Learning Practices

Out the Window: About/In/By Los Angeles

In Out the Window , youth collaboratively write and produce videos and TV screen banners that explore aspects of their families, blocks, streets, and neighborhoods. These geo-coded messages are...
Fab@School

Project / Teaching & Learning Practices

Fab@School

Fab@School introduces K-12 students to the excitement and power of mathematical analysis and modeling, digital fabrication, and engineering by encouraging imaginative and collaborative...
Digital Democracy Contest

Project

Digital Democracy Contest

The growing wealth of governmental data online has tremendous potential to increase civic engagement. Built on the successful Digital Literacy Contest, the Digital Democracy Contest employs existing...
Social Media Classroom

Project / Teaching & Learning Practices

Social Media Classroom

The Social Media Classroom will develop an online community for teachers and students to collaborate and contribute ideas for teaching and learning about the psychological, interpersonal, and social...
FollowTheMoney.org: Networking Civic Engagement

Project / Teaching & Learning Practices

FollowTheMoney.org: Networking Civic Engagement

FollowTheMoney.org: Networking Civic Engagement, a project of the Institute on Money in State Politics, is an online interactive site and users' guide that supports civics research by young people...