Digital Media: New Learners of the 21st Century

  • 2011
  • TV Show
  • TV-G

Examining ways that mobile devices and digital media can enable young people to direct their own learning.

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Extended Interview: Dr. Nichole Pinkard
06:48 — Nicole Pinkard, founder of Chicago's pioneering Digital Youth Network, emphasizes the importance of media literacy in educaiton.
Extended Interview: Dr. Diana Rhoten
05:03 — Diana Rhoten, Program Director of Digital Media and Learning at the Social Science Research Center, describes how digital media can engage young peopl (more…)
Extended Interview: Dr. John Seely Brown
08:02 — John Seely Brown, Co-chair of the Deloitte Center for the Edge and Visiting Scholar at the University of Southern California, describes the importance (more…)
Extended Interview: Dr. Mimi Ito
07:03 — Mimi Ito, cultural anthropologist at the University of California at Irvine, describes how new media practices are transforming the ways that young pe (more…)

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  • Premiered: January 17, 2011
  • Rating: TV-G
  • Premise: Examining ways that mobile devices and digital media can enable young people to direct their own learning.