Vote for Roebling: Final Round!
A huge thank you to all our friends who left comments for Project Roebling!. Thanks to you, we are through to the final round of the MacArthur Digital Media and Learning Competition! Now we need your help again. First watch our latest video then help make this project a reality, please go here to enter your comment. Thank you for helping to bridge the digital educational gap. You can preview the alpha site here.
A bit more on Roebling, from the DML site:
"Named for the builders of the Brooklyn Bridge, Roebling is the first educational platform targeting the tens of thousands of refugees that are resettled into the US every year. Empowering marginalized youth through community storytelling, Roebling connects schools in the US and in refugee camps through a multi-lingual platform that facilitates collaborative projects, equipping them with the tools they need to be 21st Century global citizens."
People: Ben Leduc-Mills, Emma Lloyd
Research: Education, Open Culture
Tags: digidem, Digital Media and Learning, DML, open source, refugees, Roebling