In January of 2017 four interns joined the Educational Technology Department through the CAS internship program. They have spent their time here learning about the platforms we support, working on projects that benefitted our team and the BU community, and gathering to share their challenges and accomplishments in our weekly meetings. As the semester comes to a close, EdTech will
Caitlin Feeley of MIT’s Education Arcade will visit to share her insights into the use of gaming in education. Educational games are gaining popularity in a variety of settings, although there are nearly as many pedagogical approaches as there are designers. In this talk, Caitlin will discuss the design philosophy behind many of the Education
Rethinking the Classroom with Mobile Technology Today there are 5 billion mobile device users worldwide. This scale of adoption represents a fundamental shift in how we process and handle information, which has profound implications for formal education. Global citizenship requires new levels of accountability for our students. Intercultural literacy is critically important to their success.