The Earl Center for Learning and Innovation supports the academic and professional experience of the Wheelock community and serves as a resource for current and future educators, social workers, and child life professionals within Wheelock and across Boston. Together with the Library, we provide a rich, well-rounded set of resources for both research and practice.
This year, we held the first Earl Center for Learning and Innovation, Innovation Day. It was designed to talk about new ways to think about higher education and all that is new and changing in the higher education landscape. If you've missed any of our fascinating speakers, be on the lookout for our recordings.
The Raspberry Pi is a low cost palm-sized computer that was designed to teach computer concepts to children. It plugs into an HDMI TV monitor, uses a standard keyboard and mouse, and runs on a Linux operating system. You can use it to browse the web, learn Python, or run an entire media center.
Play is a very important concept at Wheelock College. It is a cornerstone of Froibel’s theories and of Lucy Wheelock’s work. Even more now than in their time the world is in a state of swift and continuous flux. The only way to keep up with it is by embracing Continue Reading
Earl Center for Learning and Innovation
Boston, Massachusetts 02215
Mare Parker O'Toole
Assistant Director, Earl Center for Learning & Innovation