Cathy N. Davidson writes “Inspiring Learning with and About Ethical Technologies” for the MacArthur Foundation’s “40 Years, 40 Stories” Series. Davidson says, “Between 2007 and 2017, the Digital Media and Learning Competition program supported individuals, groups, programs, and institutions in the use and development of sound technologies that inspire learning and contribute to society. The Competition awarded over $13 million to more than 100 “connected learning” projects in some 20 countries. Over 350 grantees championed new forms of educational and civic engagement using games, mobile phone applications, virtual worlds, social networks, playlists for learning, and digital badge platforms…”
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