Collaborative Tools

Hole-in-the-Wall

Project / Teaching & Learning Practices

Hole-in-the-Wall

Bridging the digital divide by reaching previously underserved children in the developing world-urban slums and remote-rural populations, ethnic minorities, juvenile home detainees, and children with...
Conservation Connection

Project / Teaching & Learning Practices

Conservation Connection

Conservation Connection engages American youth from the West Side of Chicago and Fijian youth in the West Pacific in stewardship of Fijian coral reefs through direct involvement in the scientific...
Scratch & Share

Project / Teaching & Learning Practices

Scratch & Share

Scratch is a free, graphical programming language that enables young people from age 8 up to create their own interactive stories, games, animations, and simulations. Originally launched in 2007,...
Click! The Online Spy School

Project / Technology, Networks & Sciences

Click! The Online Spy School

Combining social networking elements with a virtual laboratory, Click!Online is a web-based, augmented-reality game for teen girls featuring the fictional "spy school," the Click! Agency. At the...
Origami: Enfolding Real and Virtual Learning

Project / Technology, Networks & Sciences

Origami: Enfolding Real and Virtual Learning

Origami is a file-sharing system you can talk with by email and text message. It promotes ad hoc learning spaces using a visual tag for linking physical spaces with existing collaborative software...
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...
Self-Advocacy Online

Project / Social & Political Issues

Self-Advocacy Online

Self-Advocacy Online is an educational and networking website for teens and adults with intellectual and cognitive disabilities, targeted at those who participate in organized self-advocacy groups...
RezEd: The Hub for Learning and Virtual Worlds

Project / Teaching & Learning Practices

RezEd: The Hub for Learning and Virtual Worlds

RezEd: The Hub for Learning and Virtual Worlds will be developed to serve as an online hub to promote the use of virtual worlds as rich learning environments. The participating community will share...
Networking Grassroots Knowledge Globally

Project / Social & Political Issues

Networking Grassroots Knowledge Globally

Networking Grassroots Knowledge Globally, a project of the Global Fund for Children, is a new community and "information commons" that will include blogs, video clips, sound slides, podcasts, and...