• Visual Learning Studios

    Spaces to tinker, explore, and experiment in the digital environment

  • Incubator Immersion Residencies

    Spend a week experimenting, innovating and reflecting on teaching, learning, and communicating

  • Digital Library and Learning Lab

    Create and curate interdisciplinary resources for teachers and learners

  • Incubator Workshops

    Contribute to an emerging visual grammar for global health and global learning

  • Pilots and Programs

    Incubate instructional models that promote interdisciplinary & integrative learning


This 2017 Atlas on Children’s Health and the Environment, from the World Health Organization, illustrates how the future of children’s health depends on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for the environment: those related to water and sanitation, air quality, toxic chemicals, and healthy learning spaces. The report builds on the 2004 report, Inheriting the World: The Atlas on Children’s Health and the Environment

Online Course

In partnership with the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and the Center for Health Decision Science, the Incubator is working on the new 2017 online course, Decision Science for Public Health.  Materials piloted include conversational style multimedia, drawing to "walk through the math", engagement exercises, and applied problems. Check out the course trailer!

Faculty Residency

Spend a week in an Incubator immersion residency - experiment in the visual learning studios, develop multimedia prototypes, and create interactive instructional materials. Here is a short peek behind the scenes about visual communication and instructional design highlighting junior faculty, students and staff. If interested in a spring or summer slot email us!

Teaching Workshops

Workshops at the Incubator focus on tools and techniques to inspire innovative pedagogy and provide new skills for teachers. Check out a behind the scenes clip about digital media and connecting with learners! If interested in spring workshops for teaching fellows, join our mailing list.

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