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Visit for news, stories and updates on the YOUmedia Learning Labs network. is a non-profit research organization that nurtures exploration of—and builds evidence around—the impact of digital media on young peopleʼs learning and its potential for transforming education.

The Digital Media and Learning (DML) research hub is an international research center that is committed to promoting compelling research collaborations about best participatory learning practices, applications, programs and their assessments that engage digital media. is an open, online community and collection of informal STEM learning projects, evaluation, and research resources. Check out the site for access to the latest informal STEM resources.

Gamekit is a platform developed by the Institute of Play to connect teens to design challenges created and moderated by professional game designers. 

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