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Mission Statement

World Wide Workshop develops applications for learning with technology that
combine game mechanics and social networking to empower youth to be inventors
and leaders in the global knowledge economy. Our programs transform education by
connecting youth to learning, community engagement and economic development
through game production.

Description

The World Wide Wokrshop established Globaloria in 2006 to help close the digital literacy gap plaguing our nation. Globaloria (www.Globaloria.org) is the first and largest social learning network where students develop STEM knowledge, digital literacy and global citizenship skills through Flash-based game design. This results-proven and scalable program is empowering educators, creating community engagement and enabling students for academic and professional success. Since launching in 2006, Globaloria has reached 5000 students and educators in 80 schools in seven states. Preliminary results show improved cognitive skills and increased achievement in math, science, social studies and STEM professions.

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http://www.WorldWideWorkshop.org

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