John Belcher One Of Seven MIT Educators Honored For Digital Learning Innovation

Wednesday, July 3, 2019
by Kelly McSweeney | MIT Open Learning

Educators recognized for improving classroom instruction and student engagement through innovative uses of digital technology.

Seven MIT educators have received awards this year for their significant digital learning innovations and their contributions to teaching and learning at MIT and around the world.

Polina Anikeeva, Martin Bazant, and Jessica Sandland shared the third annual MITx Prize for Teaching and Learning in MOOCs — an award given to educators who have developed massive open online courses (MOOCs) that share the best of MIT knowledge and perspectives with learners around the world. Additionally, John Belcher, Amy Carleton, Jared Curhan, and Erik Demaine received Teaching with Digital Technology Awards, nominated by MIT students for their innovative use of digital technology to improve their teaching at MIT.

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