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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.

Anybuddy: A kid-smart toy

With Anybuddy, kids can turn almost anything in their world into a talking, listening character. Anybuddy consists of a set of facial features that can be attached to ordinary objects to make them...

Pixel Art Academy: An adventure game for self-directed learning

The Internet is home to unprecedented amounts of learning resources, yet few follow through with aspirations to learn from them. How might we empower learners with skills for self-directed...

Ur-Do: Enabling Teachers to Empower Learning

Ur-Do is a lesson planning tool designed for teachers in developing countries. It promotes adaptive learning in classrooms through on-the-go lesson prompts. Entry-level smartphones provide a low-...