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Digital Kids - Vicky Rideout, Research on Kids & Digital Media

Women In Toys NorCal Chapter Event

Club Penguin co-founder, Lance Preibe, speaking at Digital Kids

Trip Hawkins keynote - From Madden to Feeling Mad: My Path from Sports Games to Learning Games

Curious Hat CEO, Luca Prasso, speaking at Digital Kids

Why Lupita Nyong’o, Not the Superheroes, Represents the Future of Disney

A few white guys named Chris may still dominate at Marvel, but the future is a lot more diverse—and exciting.<p>At the tail end of Disney’s massive, live-action presentation on Saturday, <i>Star Wars</i> director <b>J.J. Abrams</b> brought out Oscar-winning actress <b>Lupita Nyong’o</b> by referring to her as “apparently …

Why Lupita Nyong’o, Not the Superheroes, Represents the Future of Disney

A few white guys named Chris may still dominate at Marvel, but the future is a lot more diverse—and exciting.<p>At the tail end of Disney’s massive, live-action presentation on Saturday, <i>Star Wars</i> director <b>J.J. Abrams</b> brought out Oscar-winning actress <b>Lupita Nyong’o</b> by referring to her as “apparently …

Techstars Announces Effort To Increase Diversity

Startup accelerators offer mentoring, seed capital, access to investors, networking and other great benefits to founders. Those founders tend to be men. Now Techstars, one of the best-known programs, is making a push to reach more women entrepreneurs.<p>At essence, Techstars wants to attract more …

The Happiest (Work) Place on Earth: How Disney and Techstars are Helping Entrepreneurs' Dreams Come True

This story appears in the July 2015 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>It isn’t just the 5-and-younger set who have Disney in their dreams. In 2014, Boulder, Colo.-based startup accelerator Techstars partnered with The Walt Disney Company to create the first Disney Accelerator. The second year of the …

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Institute of Play pioneers new models of learning and engagement. We are committed to empowering young people to navigate their way to a promising tomorrow.

Work<p>We support teachers and other learning leaders in making learning irresistible—creating for students a powerful need to know, and a hunger to …

Vicky Rideout interview - Zero to Eight Children's Media Use Research Overview

GlassLab and Beyond: Who's the Designer and Who's the Learner of the Next-Gen Game-Based Ed-Tech

The "gamification of education" has taken on multiple forms as laptops and tablets become more common in classrooms, and as games are becoming a dominant media technology in our lives. At the root of all "game-based learning" is the unique opportunity to engage students in learning where they want …

Sesame Street’s New Landlord | Antenna

With news that HBO has negotiated a five-year deal with Sesame Workshop to broadcast <i>Sesame Street</i> first, and to embargo new episodes elsewhere for …

Simply Said: Understanding Accessibility in Digital Learning Materials

Toyota Family Teacher of the Year 2015

Don't Take Money When You Don't Need It | Inc. Magazine

Are Video Games the Future of Educational Assessment?

Digital Kids NYC - Cross Platform Marketing & Distribution

Digital Kids - Exploring the connection: Toy, Learning and Play

Oren Jacob - Own Your Process, Don't Let Your Process Own You

Duck Duck Moose co-founder, Caroline Hu Flexer, at Digital Kids EDU

Digital privacy laws raise concern over security of kids' information at school

Digital privacy laws raise concern over security of kids' information at school - CBS News:<p><b>How safe is your kids' digital data at school?</b><p>As summer …

Digital Kids EDU presention - Creation over Consumption & How to Plan for the Future

3 Secrets To Designing Great Toys, From LeapFrog and Ideo

How do you build an experience for a three-year-old? Crawl on the floor and compliment their shoes. (Really.)<p>It looks like a toy–a colorful, chunky camera that’s just right for a child aged three to six. But in reality, LeapFrog’s new Creativity Camera is a trojan horse for one of the most capable …