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With technology and the age of the Internet reigning supreme, teaching and educating consumers, particularly youths, is often an uphill battle. Showcasing how things like innovative learning tools and digital platforms are reinventing how information is consumed, this category sheds some light on how education is constantly evolving to maintain consumer attention.
Hands-On STEAM Toys
Hands-On STEAM Toys
Matatalab Debuts Its New Coding Robot for Ages Three and Up at CES 2020
STEM toys are now giving way to STEAM toys, which is essentially the same idea but with ‘the Arts’ included. Matatalab debuts one such product during its time in Las Vegas at CES 2020.... MORE
20 Gift-Ready Coding Toys
20 Gift-Ready Coding Toys
From Crocodile Coding Robots to Aquatic Child-Friendly Coding Robots
The abundance of coding toys on the market suggests that no age is too early for one to learn the skill. As the digital age progresses, Millennial parents are making sure their kids are ahead of the... MORE
Screenless Smart Toy Designs
Screenless Smart Toy Designs
The Kiri Toy is Montessori-Inspired, Educational, and Future-Forward
When it comes to smart toy design, it doesn’t get any better than Kiri. The product strikes a perfect balance of educational technology and playtime, all the while not overstimulating children... MORE
play_circle_filled Anti-Binge Drinking Campaigns
Anti-Binge Drinking Campaigns
The 'Are You Pushing the Sausage' Video Asks You Reconsider Drinking
In an effort to shed light on the effects of peer pressure and drinking, the Danish Cancer Society has partnered with TrygFonden, a public health foundation to launched the ‘Are You Pushing... MORE
play_circle_filled Provocative Menstruation Campaigns
Provocative Menstruation Campaigns
Nonprofit Company Period Raises Awareness About Period Poverty
In an effort to raise awareness about period poverty—the inability to purchase menstruation products—the nonprofit ‘Period’ shared a public service announcement via its... MORE
Troll-Themed Virtual Games
Troll-Themed Virtual Games
The Troll Factor Game Focuses on Understanding the Spread of Fake News
In an attempt to showcase how easily fake news and misinformation can spread online, the online game ‘Troll Factory’ has players attempt to expand their social media influence “by... MORE
STEM Light-Up Cloud Kits
STEM Light-Up Cloud Kits
GoldieBlox Unveils the New DIY Led Cloud Light Kit for Ages Eight and Up
In an effort to teach younger generations the basics of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math in a fun and interactive way, GoldieBox launched the DIY Led Cloud Light. This dynamic kit features... MORE
Branded Domestic Violence Initiatives
Branded Domestic Violence Initiatives
Santander Bank Launched the #InSomeoneElsesShoes Campaign
In honor of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month this October, Santander Banks launched the #InSomeoneElsesShoes campaign to raise awareness regarding the devastating financial repercussions... MORE
Educational Grocer
Grocery stores opt-in for educational experiences, bringing value to shoppers
Trend - To battle the popularity of online shopping and food delivery, the traditional grocery store is disrupted as educational experiences are introduced into its business model. From online wine courses to nutrition-focused workshops, these activations are geared to elevate the consumer experience
Workshop Question - What educational experience could you introduce within your business model?
play_circle_filled Impactful Tree-Planting Organizations
Impactful Tree-Planting Organizations
Trees for the Future Teaches Sustainable Farming Techniques
Giving Tuesday is just around the corner and it would be worthwhile to donate strategically. With the impending consequences of climate change, investing in the planet and how we treat it is a... MORE
play_circle_filled Prostate Cancer Fundraisers
Prostate Cancer Fundraisers
Movember Launched a Star-Filled Commercial to Encourage Participation
Every November, you may notice your male friends and colleagues sporting more facial hair than usual thanks to ‘Movember’—a nonprofit organization that asks men to grow out their... MORE
play_circle_filled Global Education Networks
Global Education Networks
International Baccalaureate's 2019 Conference Was Hosted in New Orleans
The International Baccalaureate 2019 conference was hosted in New Orleans earlier this year and brought together a global community of educators.  The organization is one of the largest... MORE
Top 45 Social Good Trends in November
Top 45 Social Good Trends in November
From Mental Health Pop-Up Museums to Inclusive Dolls
The November 2019 social good initiatives cover many different causes and the plethora of ways that brands and individuals are supporting each cause. Some of the examples express their support... MORE
Fast Food Scholarships
Fast Food Scholarships
Taco Bell's Live Más Scholarship Has a Total That Exceeds $6 Million
This year marks the fifth annual Live Más Scholarship—an education-forward initative that is launched by the Taco Bell Foundation. The opportunity funds students who want to make a difference... MORE
Empowering Environment-Centric Toys
Empowering Environment-Centric Toys
The Climate Action Kit by Land is Playful and Educational
The issue of global warming is becoming so widespread that it is edging its way into the playtime of children — the Climate Action Kit by Land is a great example of this. The activity encourages... MORE
Digitized Cultural Collections
Digitized Cultural Collections
Google Arts and Culture Partnered with the Black Cultural Archives
In an effort to preserve key elements of Black culture and history, the Black Cultural Archives—an organization founded in 1981 by Len Garrison—partnered with Google Arts and Culture to... MORE
play_circle_filled Youth-Focused High-Energy Conferences
Youth-Focused High-Energy Conferences
The Next Gen Conference is Communal and Millenial-Focused
The Next Gen conference is catered to the tastes of the young entrepreneur. As a result, the event’s approach to marketing is very high-energy, combining classic Millenial desires—from... MORE
Responsible Alcohol Consumption Campaigns
Responsible Alcohol Consumption Campaigns
Budweiser Reminds People to 'Drink Wiser' This Halloween
This Halloween season, iconic beer brand Budweiser launched the ‘Drink Wiser’ campaign to encourage adults to drink responsibly and include waters in between beers. The initiative... MORE
Sun Protection Campaigns
Sun Protection Campaigns
The Danish Cancer Society Asks Parents to Protect Their Kids from the Sun
In an effort to protect the children of Denmark from the harmful rays of the sun, the Danish Cancer Society launched a public service announcement video with a full-child cast. The video takes place... MORE
Charitable Judicial Dolls
Charitable Judicial Dolls
Barbie's Dream Gap is Targeting Girls Interested in Judicial Careers
Barbie’s Dream Gap is continuing its initiative after partnering with GoFundMe, this time turning its focus to girls looking to pursue judicial careers. This organization, led by the iconic... MORE
play_circle_filled Mental Health Awareness Initiatives
Mental Health Awareness Initiatives
HBO Launched the New 'It's OK' Initiative About Mental Health
In an effort to destigmatizes mental health issues, American network HBO launched the new ‘It’s Ok’ initiative. The campaign takes snippets of the network’s most popular... MORE
play_circle_filled Parkinson's Detecting Initiatives
Parkinson's Detecting Initiatives
McCann Health Launched 'Sniffing Out Parkinson's Disease'
In order to raise awareness about the importance of early detection of Parkinson’s disease, McCann Health launched the ‘Sniffing Out Parkinson’s Disease’ initiative by using... MORE
Accurate Abortion Information Apps
Accurate Abortion Information Apps
The Safe Abortion App Helps Users Get Reliable Information
Depending on the social and political climate, some women find it difficult to find secure and reliable information regarding abortions, and the Safe Abortion App was born from this need. The app... MORE
Artist-Centric Adult Coloring Books
Artist-Centric Adult Coloring Books
Aimful Books Boasts a Range of Street Art Coloring Books
Artist-powered and meticulously curated street art coloring books have the tendency to stand out in a category that has seen an immense jump in popularity. Aimful Books is a company that was created... MORE
play_circle_filled Educational Illusion Museums
Educational Illusion Museums
Museum of Illusions Toronto is Full of Unique Sensory Experiences
Museum of Illusions is a brand and concept that came out of Zagreb, Croatia, in 2015. Since then, it’s become a franchise that’s expanded to a total of 25 global locations. In addition... MORE