Hughes Scholars do public health outreach in Plain communities. Students do biomedical research in Mennonite and Amish communities and learn leadership skills.
Teachers learn through new media.
Annenberg Media provides teacher training and classroom resources to improve math and science learning. Web and video helps teachers to improve their teaching and increase their subject expertise.
Edu served on the team conducting a five-year evaluation of Annenberg Media. Edu made site visits, conducted interviews, and developed case studies of use in California, Florida, and New York. The overall study showed that Annenberg Media reaches 99,000 of the nation’s 117,000 schools. The Learner.org website receives more than five million visits each month.