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Grover Visits Google: Breakthrough Learning Forum Begins Today

May 17, 2010

Forum Convened by the Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop, Common Sense Media, MacArthur Foundation and Google to Explore the Future of Digital Technology in Education Mountain View, CA: October 27, 2009 – National leaders in education, science, technology and philanthropy will assemble today for the Breakthrough Learning in … 







Joan Ganz Cooney Center Launches Prizes to Inspire Breakthrough in Children’s Educational Digital Media

May 17, 2010

New York, January 11, 2010 – The Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop is now accepting applications for the inaugural Cooney Center Prizes for Innovation in Children’s Learning, a national competition intended to inspire and identify breakthrough ideas in children’s digital media and learning.  Launched last week at the … 







Electronic Arts and McGraw-Hill Education Named Title Sponsors of First Annual Joan Ganz Cooney Center Symposium Focusing on the Impact of Digital Media in Educating Children

April 16, 2008

Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) and PBS KIDS Raising Readers Sign On as Presenting Sponsors Inaugural Gathering of Leading Industry Innovators, Educators, Journalists, Researchers and Policymakers Set for May 9 in New York at The McGraw-Hill Companies Building Bing Gordon, Chief Creative Officer, Electronic Arts, Named Keynote Speaker New York, … 







Joan Ganz Cooney Center Finds Cause for Both Concern and Optimism in Billion Dollar Digital Media Industry Targeting Kids 3-11

January 8, 2008

D is for Digital, New Report Released at CES’ Sandbox Summit Analyzes Current Marketplace; Findings Include Shortfall of Digital Educational Products; Paper Recommends Better Communication Between Research Community and Media Developers and Urges Protection of Children From Growing Commercialism New York and Las Vegas, January 8, 2008 — The Joan …