Discovering the Digital Human Library with Leigh Cassell

Video created by teachontarioteam on Nov 4, 2016

    Primary educator Leigh Cassell founded the Digital Human Library in 2011 after experimenting with video conferencing that helped her grade 2 classroom gain access to experts online in their rural setting.


    The DHL has a mandate of connecting Canadian teachers and students with organizations and professionals around the world who could enrich classroom experiences and programming. It serves as a rich resource to over 80,000 educators annually by providing unlimited, free access to unique, authentic, and curriculum connected learning opportunities.