4.1 #FutureHistory: Using Technology Creatively to Build Collaborations in the Classroom and Beyond

Room: Healey Library, LL, P1

This panel will discuss the integrated use of digital technologies, including mobile apps and social media, in history classes. Panelists will share their individual experiences working collaboratively as students, teachers, researchers, and archivists, using tools like Evernote, WordPress, Omeka, social media, and other digital tools to preserve, interpret, and promote history and create a collective digital archive documenting controversial local history.

Presenters: Marilyn Morgan (History), Marta Crilly (Archivist, Boston City Archives), Claudia Heske, Ashley Kennedy-MacDougall, Laura Kintz, and Daniel Morast (students)

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