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There’s no app for answering deep questions

Howard Gardner, the John H. and Elisabeth A. Hobbs Professor of Cognition and Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, is the senior director of Harvard Project Zero. A MacArthur Fellow and the author of 28 books and several hundred articles, he is best known for his groundbreaking theory of multiple intelligences. He has recently talked about the emergence and transformative nature of digital media, and how the digital world can play to multiple intelligences. Last week, he spoke at “Shaping Our Digital World: You Have the Power,” a Common Sense Media/Good Play Project forum at Brookline High School.

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