The Digital Youth Network Robotics Team competes in the 2008 First Lego League regional robotics competition.
Comprised of a few veteran 8th graders, but mostly first time participants, the DYN "Robo Stars" went home with the trophy for Best Research presentation.
Digital Youth Network students attended a recent Chicago Bulls game as guests of Ben Wallace.
DYN students decide to use their media skills to thank Ben Wallace and the Chicago Bulls for their support.
7th grader Zekur 'remixing' movie posters, album covers and magazine covers at last years Freedom Friday Finale.
He took photos of people on the spot, imported into photoshop, cut out their faces and put their faces into the mag covers and such.
Excellent project to teach photoshop skills while keeping kids engaged in learning.
I love the chatter in the background, really reflects the unique enviornment DYN creates: middle schoolers and high school kids talking about dv decks, wifi, etc.
Digital Youth Network students thank Common, Jodie and the entire Common Ground Foundation for supporting them.
The Foundation is committed to empowering youth in urban neighborhoods and providing life skills needed to achieve their dreams. Their support of programs like DYN exemplify this commitment.
The Common Ground Foundation was created by Hip Hop artist, actor and children’s author Lonnie Rashid Lynn, known as Common.
Marcus, an 8th grader in the Digital Youth Network, showcases his talents on the MPC.
He shares the process of sampling, chopping and creating a finished beat.
Find more youth media at: www.iRemix****
A short promo video for the Digital Youth Network.
Who are our students? What inspires them to create? What do they produce?
This and more online at: www.iRemix****
These students are strong participants in the program. Not only do they demonstrate great leadership, they also have proven themselves to be consistent creators. Congratulations.!
Student at Carter G. Woodson present their game concept project.
Digital Youth Network Jr Mentor Terrence interviews Arne Duncan, Chicago Public Schools CEO and Barack Obama's choice for Secretary of Education.
Terrence discusses youth involvement in the political process with Mr. Duncan at an Obama for Education event in 2008.
Bluewater London freediving school is known for it's excellence and the exceptional service we provide.
DYN 6th Grader Chris creates an original PSA around the importance of youth exercising.
Find similar youth videos from the Digital Youth Network at www.iRemix****
DYN middle school students complete a short action comedy spoof.
Satirical short film of 2 Detectives who are on a mission to stop the thief, “Cool Breeze”.
The first major video project for these students, soon becomes a trilogy.