Remake Learning Digital Corps launches in Pittsburgh
New initiative connects digital learning experts with afterschool program providers to activate digital literacies among youth.
A look at edcampPGH in photos
Katie Bordner, the organizer of edcampPGH, looks back on Connected Educator Month and the first edcampPGH un-conference, held at the beginning of October.
Hive Directors Talk about Putting Connected Learning in Action–Live from MozFest 2013
The directors of Hive New York, Chicago, and Pittsburgh had a conversation at the MozFest in London to share ideas.
Library opening a first in Millvale's 145-year-old history
After six years of volunteer efforts, The Millvale Community Library opens with a daylong celebration.
Hive Pittsburgh makes its mark on the Mozilla Maker Party
The Hive Pittsburgh Maker Party hit Bakery Square's TechShop on Saturday, bringing with it more than 200 people and an evening of making and fun.
Ralph Munn Creative Writing Contest and Labsies
Pgh Youth Media covers the annual awards for creative writing and digital media arts by teens awarded by the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh.
The Superhero Outside the Pages: LAB Comics Club Camp
Pittsburgh Youth Media reporter Ananya Cleetus visited The LAB's Comic Club Camp, armed with her lifelong passion for comics to get the scoop.
KRUNK Movement @ WQED for Rusty Cundieff Documentary
Maggie Mayer of the Pittsburgh Youth Media program presents a video report from WQED's special night with Hazelwood's KRUNK Movement.
MobileQuest CoLab: Teaching and Learning to Play through Game Design
The Institute of Play's MobileQuest CoLab recently visited Pittsburgh for two weeks of learning camps. Pittsburgh Youth Media reporter Lily Zhang was on the scene.
The Labs @ CLP: Art on the Move!
A photoessay from Pittsburgh Youth Media reporter, Maggie Mayer, on The Labs @ CLP's program, Art on the Move at the main branch in Oakland.
The LAB’s Storytellers’ Studio: Stories with Style
Pittsburgh Youth Media reporter, Lily Zhang, takes a look at Literary Arts Boom's Storyteller's Studio program at assemble.
One Minutes Jr. Video Workshop Red Carpet Premiere
A video photoessay by Pittsburgh Youth Media reporter Maggie Mayer from the red carpet premier of the One Minutes Jr. Video Workshop.
The Labs @ CLP: Making Movies, Creating Possibilities
Pittsburgh Youth Media reporter, Lily Zhang, takes a look at the filmmaking workshops offered by The Labs @ CLP and Pittsburgh Filmmakers.
assemble's Mini Mad Scientists Camps
Pittsburgh Youth Media reporters, Maddie Adamczyk and Sarah Parker, attend a Mini Mad Scientist Camp at assemble.
Deren Guler finishes up coverage at IDC 2013
Invent-abler Deren Guler reports from the second half of the Interaction Design and Children Conference in New York.
Dror Yaron reflects on SXSWedu 2013, looks forward to IDEC
Reservations for IDEC 2013 are due tomorrow. Dror Yaron from CMU's CREATE Lab reflects on his trip to SXSWedu in March, and looks forward to the coming IDEC gathering.
IDC Conference wrap-up with Jessica Kaminsky
Jessica Kaminsky looks back on her experiences at the IDC Conference in NYC.
Invigorausted at ISTE 2013
Gary Gardiner of Idea Foundry visits the ISTE Conference in San Antonio, TX and shares his excitement.
Reflections on the Interaction Design and Children Conference 2013 with Deren Guler
Deren Guler of Replay MyPlay and Invent-abling attends the Interaction Design and Children Conference in New York and shares her account.
Jessica Kaminsky blogs from the IDC Conference in NYC
Thoughts on the Interaction Design and Children 2013 Conference from Hear Me's Jessica Kaminsky.
Lucas Blair wraps up Games+Learning+Society conference coverage
The 2013 Games+Learning+Society conference comes to a close as Lucas Blair wraps up his coverage from Madison, WI.
Games+Learning+Society conference Day 3 notes from Lucas Blair
Lucas Blair, game designer and founder of Little Bird Games, spends his third day at the Games+Learning+Society conference and shares his thoughts on the speakers, sessions and even a fun new product.
Local high school robotics team takes on national competition
Clairton Robotics team overcomes adversity to defy expectations and take home the honors at regional and national BattleBots Championships this year.