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Open Data in the Classroom (Canceled)

Thursday, April 10

Please note that this event has been canceled, but you can see Christopher Rogers speaking on this subject at Rethink Philly Edtech on Thursday. See details here.

Access to open data for civic startups has been a big push as of late and movements such as OpenDataPhilly open up a window of opportunity for those who know how to navigate huge datasets. As we move into an era marked by more open data sources, how can we begin to transfer this magic into the classroom, creating opportunity for students to be able to learn critical 21st century skills with real data about real problems and real needs?