As technology becomes increasingly present in the classroom, teachers’ roles as mentors & learning facilitators continue to grow. How do educators make sense of what youth are producing today — driven by interests & passion — and mediated by digital tools & openly networked platforms? This outstanding webinar, hosted by Jon Barilone of the Connected […]
Produced by youth from the RYSE Center in Richmond, California, this film explores UC Berkeley’s Stardust@home project, an interactive Internet-based search for interstellar dust in the Stardust aerogel collector within UC Berkeley’s Space Sciences Laboratory.
On June 10, the California Academy of Sciences hosted the first annual KQED Science Youth Media Festival. Young filmmakers with their friends and family came from all over the area to participate in a great showcase of over 20 videos about environmental issues. The videos ranged in a variety of environmental issues like air quality, […]
At the 2010 Goldman Environmental Awards in San Francisco, students from Bay Area schools applauded the work from six activists from across the globe, listened to a performance by Baaba Maal and told Youth Radio reporters about their worst environmental nightmares.