Partners & Affiliates
Vision Education & Media has contributed to the MIT Media Lab’s documentation of Scratch. For the last two years, Mitchel Resnick, Director of the Lifelong Kindergarten group, has given a hands-on demonstration at Vision Education’s Stonington Retreat. Vision staff have gone up to the MIT Media Lab to assist in Scratch and PicoCricket trainings.
Vision staff and mentors include a number of ITP students and alumni. Every semester, ITP students intern with Vision Education & Media and assist in after-school programs and professional development trainings.
Columbia University was a partner in the National Science Foundation grant, called SoBRO TEC. Columbia provided student interns to work with Bronx high school students.
Sony Wonder has hosted final celebrations and events for Vision’s programs, from our RoboFun programs to our high school video programs. Sony Wonder is a destination of many field trips for our programs. Sony is also a lead sponsor for the Stonington Retreat.
RoboFun currently runs a variety of programs after school, as well as during the academic day, in 30+ schools throughout New York City.
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Other partners past and present:
BELL (Building Education Leaders for Life)
The Big Picture Learning Network
The Boys and Girls Club of America
Museum of Moving Image
Newark Public Schools
Say Yes to Education
Teachers College Columbia University
Westchester Public School System
YWCA of the USA