Monthly Archives: December 2012

DFS Classroom Visit: So Curious I Can’t Control Myself!


Every week, Detroit Future Schools (DFS) artist-in-residence Joe Rodriguez-Tanner works with the students at Amelia Earhart in Southwest Detroit, integrating digital media arts into their core content.  He works in close partnership with their teacher, Anna Marschalk-Burns (known to the students as Ms. MB) who is committed to fostering in her students the DFS “11 Essential Traits

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Detroit Future Schools Call for Research Partner


Allied Media Projects is searching for an academic researcher or journalist interested in studying the impact of our innovative digital media arts-integration program, Detroit Future Schools. Our goal is to produce a case study (or similar effort) about any or all of the following: instructional practices for transformative classroom cultures authentic learning youth empowerment and mobilization

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