IS&T offers a number of services that directly support teaching and learning, including classroom technology, learning management systems, e-portfolios, classroom lecture capture systems, audience/student response systems, and assessment systems. Educational Technologists are available to help faculty optimize use of these systems.

These services focus on making teaching and learning more effective, both in the classroom and online, and on simplifying many aspects of course management.

IS&T supports the classroom experience with a variety of audio and video equipment, and can help you record presentations and make them available on the BU Echo360 server, Blackboard, podcasts, or iTunes U. Scanning services are available for test scoring, course evaluations, and surveys and data collection. The Educational Technologies governance committee provides oversight.

  • Today's fast-paced educational climate requires accurate, cost-effective, and timely answers for surveys, evaluations, and test scoring. We offer scanning and scoring of tests, course evaluations and surveys, as well as data collection and professional forms design. All services are available at Boston University and to outside clients or institutions.... more »

  • We provide the Boston University community with a variety of audio and visual equipment to meet instructional and presentation needs.... more »

  • Cloud for Students offers registered student access to select cloud service providers including Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and the Google Cloud Platform at little to no cost for students. Access to these resources are for class-oriented activities and some limits apply.... more »

  • The Digital Multimedia Production Resources Service supports the Boston University community with resources to create and edit digital multimedia assets. These resources include digital multimedia creation tools and physical facilities for self-service multimedia creation. more »

  • Published on the Web, your e-Portfolio is a collection of your selected work in BU programs and courses, designed to portray your learning experiences and to make learning visible.... more »

  • Instructional video is an ever-changing component in today‚Äôs teaching environment. Educational Technology can help faculty assess their instructional video needs and assist in finding solutions and providers by leveraging video production services provided by various groups across the University.... more »

  • A learning management system, or course site, is a web-based system for managing course materials. Instructors can make announcements, share course materials, and enhance discussion, all in one easily accessible location.... more »