Educational Technology

Educational Technology assistance and training is available to support Boston University Medical Campus faculty in their exploration, evaluation, and use of educational tools that can enhance the classroom experience.

Browse online self-study resources below for many current technologies, or contact the Educational Media Center in L310 or 617-638-4098 (and ask for the Educational Technologist) to request individual assistance.

Here, find information and/or training resources regarding many of our available instructional technologies:

Technology Main Features Status Support Resources
Echo360
  • Capture Application to Record Flipped Classroom Content
  • Audio, Video & Screen Recording
Enterprise-wide for BU Faculty & Staff
Microsoft Office Mix
  • Interactive Instructional Videos
Free Software / BU Support
Qualtrics
  • Online Surveys
  • Online Polling
Enterprise-wide for BU Faculty, Staff & Students
Skype for Business (PC) & Lync (for Mac)
  • Online Communication Platform
  • Web-Conferencing
  • Instant Messaging
  • File Transfer
  • Lecture Recording
Enterprise-wide for BU Faculty & Staff
SoftChalk
  • Create & Manage E-Learning Content with built-in Interactive Activities
License Purchasing is Required
Smart Podium
  • Interactive Screen with Digital Pen for Annotation
Available in Select BUMC Rooms
TurningPoint
  • Audience Response System
Enterprise-wide for BU Faculty
WizTeach
  • Onscreen Annotations
  • Lecture Recording Tools
  • Screen Shots
Available in Select BUMC Rooms
WordPress
  • Open Source Website Creation Tool
  • Website & Blog Content Management System
Enterprise-wide for BU
Blackboard Learn
  • LMS
Enterprise-wide for BU

Upcoming Educational Technology Trainings at Med Campus

Primary teaching affiliate
of BU School of Medicine