2019 Teaching With Digital Technology Award

In its fourth year, the Teaching with Digital Technology Awards are student-nominated awards for instructors who have effectively used digital technology to improve teaching and learning at MIT. The goal is to recognize instructors for their innovations and to give the MIT community the opportunity to learn from their practices. The awards are co-sponsored by Open Learning and the Office of the Vice Chancellor.

This year, 158 nominations were received for 117 different faculty members & instructors. The winners, chosen by a committee of undergraduate & graduate students plus Dean Krishna Rajagopal and Vice Chancellor Ian Waitz, are:

  • Erik Demaine, Computer Science & Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL)
  • Amy Carleton, Comparative Media Studies & Writing 
  • John Belcher, Physics
  • Jared Curhan, Sloan School of Management

Winners were honored at a June 4 luncheon and their teaching stories are highlighted in this video:

Past years:  2018 Winners  |  2017 Winners  |  2016 Winners