SURGE: Ignite!

SURGE: Ignite!

A collaboration of five organizations (COSI, WOSU Public Media, the Columbus Museum of Art, the Columbus Metropolitan Library and the Wexner Center for the Arts), the SURGE program aspires to create more accessible learning opportunities for teens within the Columbus community. The program aims to re-contextualize education as a structure which molds teens into creative … Continue reading »

Poetry Foundation Fellowship Opportunity for Young Poets

Poetry Foundation Fellowship Opportunity for Young Poets

The Poetry Foundation is hosting a national competition in which Ruth Lilly and Dorthy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Fellowships will be awarded to each of the five winning contestants.  In its commitment and advocacy toward the significance of poetry in our historic and current society, the Ruth Lilly and Dorthy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Fellowships will include … Continue reading »

Playful Learning Conference

Playful Learning Conference

Through the support of Ohio University’s Gladys W. and David H. Patton College of Education, the Playful Learning initiative is accepting submissions for their upcoming April 10th conference. A recognized presence within the landscape of game-based education, Playful Learning works to ignite passion and inject fun into the classroom through effective integrative play, enhancing the … Continue reading »

Facebook 10 Stories

Facebook 10 Stories

More and more our relationship to technology is transforming ways we connect with people around the world. Today I found out about Facebook’s 10 Stories project.  The site highlights 10 stories that celebrate a decade of people coming together through Facebook. One happens to take place in Brazil. I thought this might be a great … Continue reading »