Realizing the Promise of Technology-Enhanced Learning
9:15 AM - 9:45 AM: Breakout
Room: Broadway III (Hilton Portland Downtown)
Format: Concurrent Session - 30 Minutes
Brief Session Description: The Smithsonian has been working with partners at the national, state, district and school levels to co-create content using free digital resources from the Smithsonian and other cultural organizations. These collaborations and related research have deepened understanding of the best practices in using digital content. Findings to be discussed include the characteristics of quality user-created content and professional development and how obstacles encountered can be overcome. Examples of content created in Smithsonian Learning Lab (learninglab.si.edu) will be shared.