In the majesty of its settings and moments of ritual, the US Supreme Court brings its distinctive manner of working in public—by listening to one lawyer at a time and asking tough questions. Its atmosphere mixes informality with dramatic tension. InHeritage, the Supreme Court Historical Society’s new website, offers educational resources on how the court works and landmark cases.
The Visions of Educationpodcast brings fuzzy ideas in education into focus. In the podcast, a professor of social studies education at University of North Texas and a teacher of high school social studies in Massachusetts have conversations with educators about their big ideas in education.
The Little Free Library app for iOS and Android mobile devices makes it easy for users to find little library locations near them. They can get directions to the nearest ones, create routes, and save their favorites.
In 2013, former Google Product Manager Tristan Harris cofounded the Center for Humane Technology (CHT), an organization dedicated to driving a comprehensive shift toward humane technology that supports well-being, democracy, and a shared information environment by engaging a host of constituencies, including educators, technologists, policymakers, and everyday people.
The dei.ailanguage tool empowers users to learn real principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion through everyday communication. The tool identifies patterns in language to help users better understand how they communicate—and miscommunicate.