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Learning, Design and Technology (LDT)

What is LDT?

The Learning, Design & Technology Program prepares professionals to design and evaluate educationally informed and empirically grounded learning environments, products, and programs that effectively employ emergent technologies in a variety of settings.

Program Overview

LDT Master's Projects

The Master's Project is an opportunity for LDT students to further develop and apply their learning. Through a learner-centered design process, students identify learning problems and apply appropriate theories about learning to create educationally informed and empirically grounded learning environments, products, and programs that effectively employ emergent technologies in variety of settings.

Math Caper

Math Caper: Don’t solve math problems. Solve problems with math.

Math Caper is a computer game that bridges the gap between school math and realistic applications. Typical word problems are unrealistic and encourage students to learn special "math class rules"...

Metacognizant

Metacognizant: Developing higher-order thinking skills

Metacognizant is an application integrated into the middle school classroom, designed to foster metacognitive awareness and positive identity development in a conscious manner. Research suggests...

CollegePath: You don't have to get there alone.

Of the 30 fastest growing occupations in the United States, more than half require post-secondary degrees. Yet in 2015, only one in three adults reported they had a bachelor’s degree or more....