Gaming Education Reform: Michael Levine
Wednesday March 20, 2013
- Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
- Location: Payne Hall West, Room 129, Tempe campus
The Center for Games and Impact in partnership with the T. Denny Sanford School of Social and Family Dynamics, invites you to a presentation on Gaming Education Reform. We will host Michael H. Levine, the founding executive director of the Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop, an action research and innovation hub devoted to harnessing the potential of digital media to advance young childrens' learning and development. Levine also serves in a senior executive position on Sesame Workshop's leadership team, concentrating on policy and educational impact for the global media nonprofit.
Levine has served as an adviser to several government agencies, including the White House, the U.S. Department of Education, PBS and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and writes frequently for policy-oriented and media industry audiences including the Huffington Post, Democracy Journal and Education Week. He serves on numerous nonprofit boards and advisory councils, including the Forum for Youth Investment, Teach For America, We Are Family Foundation, Sirius Thinking Foundation, and the Leman School. Learn more.