Remake Learning

Blog of the Pittsburgh Kids+Creativity Network

City of Pittsburgh Honored For 'Breaking the Mold' in Educational Innovation

City of Pittsburgh Honored For ‘Breaking the Mold’ in Educational Innovation

Pittsburgh and Kids + Creativity Network will receive a Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Award in New York City this week for “breaking the mold and creating significant impact” in education.

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The Power of Games for Change

The Power of Games for Change

Attendees at this week’s 2014 Games for Change Festival in New York City will hear from Pittsburgh technologists and artists about how they’re using games to create connected learning opportunities for the region’s students.

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Avonworth Pittsburgh Galleries Project Takes Arts Education Beyond the Classroom

Avonworth Pittsburgh Galleries Project Takes Arts Education Beyond the Classroom

Under a new connected learning program, Pittsburgh artists, gallery managers, curators, and museum staff serve as mentors in preparing students to design, create, curate, and manage exhibition spaces. Now the students are ready to unveil their work.

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Digital Corps Equips Kids to Navigate Digital Landscape

Kids+Creativity Weekly Update

Meet Digital Corps program manager Ani Martinez; how to make a game jam; CMU names Google VP as new CS dean; 7 new upcoming events and opportunities.

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Digital Corps Equips Kids to Navigate Digital Landscape

Digital Corps Equips Kids to Navigate Digital Landscape

Ani Martinez, program manager of the Remake Learning Digital Corps, talks about the new initiative teaching digital literacy to adults and kids across Pittsburgh.

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Pittsburgh Becomes a City of Learning and issues Open Call for Badges Pilot Project

Kids+Creativity Weekly Update

Pittsburgh City of Learning brings badges to the burgh; GIFs being used to teach about the language of emotions; a new social networking tool to connect students with mentors and professionals; 11 new upcoming events & opportunities.

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Pittsburgh Becomes a City of Learning and issues Open Call for Badges Pilot Project

Pittsburgh Becomes a City of Learning and issues Open Call for Badges Pilot Project

How do we prepare a workforce for an economy we can’t even imagine? Recognizing learning whenever, and wherever it happens is one place to start.

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A GIF is Worth 1,000 Words

A GIF is Worth 1,000 Words

Two MIT students are exploring how animated GIFs can be used as a language of emotions.

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