Education Innovation Showcase

Flyer for April 11 2019 event on education innovationThursday, April 11: 4:00pm—6:00pm

Harvard Innovation Labs, 125 Western Ave., Allston, MA


4:00 pm  Poster session and demos
4:30 pm  Welcome remarks from Bharat Anand, Vice Provost for Advances in Learning
5:00 pm  Flash talks & ongoing poster displays and demos
6:00 pm  Close

Please join us for an afternoon of education innovation sponsored by the Harvard Initiative for Learning and Teaching (HILT). This University-wide event will spotlight HILT-funded prototypes, pilots, and small-scale innovations related to learning, teaching, and advancement in education. Come learn about these amazing projects created by Harvard faculty, staff, and students!

We hope you’ll adopt some models into your own teaching or learning, provide helpful feedback to our innovators, and be inspired to develop an education innovation of your own!

For more information about this event, please email

Full list of presenters:

ACE: Accelerating Civic Engagement
Jerren Chang

Brown Art Ink
Amanda Figueroa

Classroom to Boardroom
Ketty Lie, George Vinton, Ines Fila

I Made Subagiarta, Renato Errea, Mohd. Lutfi

Bonnie Lo, Charisse Taylor, Yasmene Mumby

Development of Student-run Podcasts as an Innovative Learning and Communication Tool
Natalie DuPre and Mishka Makuch

Experimental Design Chalk Talks in a Graduate Life Science Course
Madhvi Venkatesh

Harvard Link
Zachary Wang

Hedera, an Online Readability Gauge and Personalized Reading Environment
Ivy Livingston and Bill Barthelmy

Helping students and faculty to optimize preparation for the flipped classroom: using efficiency metrics
Barbara Cockrill

How Digital Education Transforms Residential Teaching: Systematic Analysis of Faculty Attitudes and Experiences Creating MOOCs
Tiffany Wong and Drew Lichtenstein

Andrew Ang

Heather Lyu, Kyle Wu, Rob Crum

New Teachers Thriving
Tyler Hester

Oklahoma Science Project
Emily Kerr and Rebecca Fine

Project Nights
Madeline Hickman

Rise: the Membership
Julia Starr and Winki Chan

Sage Learning
Emma Giles, Eddy Walda, Mark Liu

Jenny Norman

Susan Johnson McCabe

Teaching Decision Making through Experiential Learning Across Disciplines
Rhonda Bondie, Joanna Huang, Baruch Krauss

Dan Levy and Teddy Svoronos

The Unwritten Rules
Gorick Ng

Joshua Boyd

The Video Essay as a Learning Tool in Field Based Courses and Design Courses
Cecily Tyler

Virtual reality narratives in foreign language pedagogy
Nicole Mills

Kevin Bryant and Hassan Brown

Samantha Wettje, Saadia Sediqzadah, Maria Iqbal

Yilan Yang and Mario Gutierrez