View Instances of the Power of 21st Century Kids — Unleashed in Multiple Directions!

The Better Their World Student Project Database is a curated, freely-available listing of completed and potential real-world-projects with MEASURABLE POSITIVE IMPACT on the world.
The projects in the database are intended to stimulate students’ and teachers’ thinking about what today’s students can accomplish in the world.
Do you know of additional student projects with Measurable Positive Impact on the World?


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Click “Apply “in upper right to view all the projects. Scroll though the list. Click on any project to see details.
Return to the list and click “Add Filters” in upper right to apply conditions to the list.
You can also use the buttons at the bottom to navigate.

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About the Sponsor

This database is sponsored and funded by the GLOBAL FUTURE EDUCATION FOUNDATION AND INSTITUTE,  a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation dedicated to promoting and spreading CIVILIZATION-LEVEL CHANGE IN EDUCATION through EMPOWERMENT TO BETTER THEIR WORLD — a new and better alternative vision of education for young people in the third millennium.  

The Foundation also published Marc Prensky’s 6th book, The World Needs a New Curriculum.  Marc’s latest book, Education to Better Their World: Unleashing the Power of 21st Century Kids, was published by Columbia Teachers College Press, and is available here.
Marc Prensky
Marc Prensky

Marc Prensky, founder and Executive Director of the Global Future Education Foundation and Institute, is an internationally acclaimed speaker, author, consultant and “practical visionary,” promoting civilization-level change in global education.  He has spoken in over 40 countries, authored seven books, and published over 100 essays; his writing has been translated into 11 languages. His latest book, Education to Better Their World: Unleashing the Power of 21st Century Kids, was awarded the FOREWARD INDIES 2016 Book of the year Gold Prize for Education. Contact Marc at marcprensky@gmail.com


Esther has been a teacher at Palo Alto High School for 31 years, during which time she created a world-renowned journalism program and received numerous awards. Her mission is now transforming education for the 21st century.  
Esther’s particular goal is to get teachers – around the world – to see and act on a new perspective on what they need to do and how to do it for our future kids. Esther is the author of Moonshots in Education and the founder of MoonshotsEDU.com
Contact Esther at ewojcicki@gmail.com
Esther Wojcicki
Esther Wojcicki

David Engle
David Engle

David, a former superintendent and principal, specializes in integrating schools, education and communities. In 4 years as the Superintendent of Schools in the Port Townsend Public School District in Washington State, David totally transformed the formerly isolated schools into a highly integrated school/community system. 
David’s educational philosophy was honed through education administration roles including 3 years as Superintendent of schools in North Platte, MO, an Executive Directorship at Educational Testing Service (ETS), 4 years as Principal at Squalicum High School in Washington, and 2 years as Project Administrator for School Transformation at the Seattle Public Schools.
David is currently helping other school districts integrate their schools more intimately with their communities.
Contact David at dsengle@gmail.com