Connected Learning: Harnessing the Information Age to Make Learning More Powerful. Alliance for Excellent Education. Martens Roc. March 18, 2014.
The report introduces connected learning, a promising educational approach that uses digital media to engage students’ interests and instill deeper learning skills, such as communication, collaboration, and critical thinking. The report lists four elements constituting connected learning’s emphasis on bridging school, popular culture, home, and the community to create an environment in which students engage in and take responsibility for their learning. [Note: contains copyrighted material].
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