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
Adobe Connect
  • Online Communication Platform
  • Web-Conferencing
  • Instant Messaging
Individual License Required
Blackboard Learn
  • LMS
Enterprise-wide for BU
Echo360 Cloud
  • Capture Application to Record Flipped Classroom Content
  • Audio, Video & Screen Recording
Enterprise-wide for BU Faculty & Staff
Kaltura / MyMedia
  • My Media, an enterprise video platform, is a cloud based video streaming service for delivery of BU-licensed or produced content to authorized viewers. 
Enterprise-wide for BU Faculty, Staff & Students
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
Smart Podium
  • Interactive Screen with Digital Pen for Annotation
Available in Select BUMC Rooms
TurningPoint Cloud
  • Audience Response System
Enterprise-wide for BU Faculty
WordPress
  • Open Source Website Creation Tool
  • Website & Blog Content Management System
Enterprise-wide for BU
Zoom
  • Online Communication Platform
  • Web-Conferencing
  • Instant Messaging
  • File Transfer
  • Lecture Recording
Individual License Required

 

 

Upcoming Educational Technology Trainings at Med Campus

Primary teaching affiliate
of BU School of Medicine