January 23, 2021

YALSA Wins MacArthur Foundation Competition, Will Use Mozilla Software to Supercharge Learning

From the Mozilla Blog: The Badges for Lifelong Learning Competition winners were announced yesterday at the Digital Media and Learning Conference in San Francisco. The winners—awarded grants ranging from $25,000 to $175,000 —will use Mozilla’s new free and open source “Open Badges” software to issue, manage and display digital badges for learning across the Web. […]

National Competition Selects 12 Libraries and Museums to Build Innovative Learning Labs for Teens

From IMLS (Institute of Museum and Library Services) and MacArthur Foundation: Today, the Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS) and the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation announced the first 12 winners of a national competition to build 21st Century learning labs in museums and libraries around the country. The winners—four museums and […]