Canadian New Media Awards Finalist Profiles: Excellence in Learning

The Canadian New Media Awards take place November 18, 2008, as part of the nextMEDIA conference. In the lead up to this event, I’m going to profile the categories and finalists, one per day. Today’s category is Excellence in Learning.

arewethereyet.tv is a web companion to “Are we there yet?: World Adventure”, a travel adventure show for pre-school children on Treehouse. On this flash site, children can navigate between different countries, watching videos or performing fun activities. The site was done by Sinking Ship Entertainment of Toronto

CBC/Radio-Canada Digital Archives Website contains over 10,000 clips spanning 70+ years of audio and video archives from CBC radio and TV. All content is available for educational, non-commercial use.The site was done in-house by the CBC in Toronto.

Le Tapis Rouge is an interactive mystery game with CGI video and voice acting. It was done by Ellicom of Quebec City.