Explore the T.E.C.H. Playground!

Transforming Education Through Creative Habits

Visit the T.E.C.H. Playground!

The T.E.C.H. Playground in Willard 326 is YOUR space to be curious, think outside the box, try new things, collaborate, and develop research ideas. Visit us anytime this semester to ask questions. Come explore new tools and share new ideas. Discover new ways to use educational technology in your learning or teaching. Participate in our T.E.C.H. Playground Mission Research Game to win prizes!


Join us on multiple occasions in the T.E.C.H. Playground and bring for lunch time discussion over your favorite food for The Brown Bag Lunch Hour and Food 4 Thought Day. Stay tuned as these dates will be finalized in the next couple of weeks.


Help spread the word to fellow faculty and students about these events and the three themed weeks detailed below.


All faculty members and students, make the T.E.C.H. Playground your go to place!

Follow the T.E.C.H. Playground on Smore!

Click the Ghost link on the right to follow us on Smore! Anytime a new event is created, new technology arrives, or when we have something fun to share - you can be the first to know! If you like what you are reading or seeing, then forward the link to some friends.

Explore the T.E.C.H. Playground

Monday, Aug. 22nd, 8am to Friday, Aug. 26th, 4pm

College of Education, 326 Willard, Stillwater, OK, United States

Put on your Indiana Jones fedora and visit the T.E.C.H. Playground this week, August 22-26, and Explore what we have to offer. Engage in the following activities:


  • Join the T.E.C.H. Playground Mission
  • Play with the Little Bits
  • Build on Minecraft
  • Walk and Read on the treadmill desk
  • Take BB8 for a walk
  • Use the VR Goggles
  • Answer a question written on the walls
  • Earn a special badge in the T.E.C.H. Playground Mission Game
  • Students who complete the map can earn 1 hour of professional development credit

Harry Potter visits the T.E.C.H. Playground

Monday, Oct. 17th, 8am to Friday, Oct. 21st, 4pm

College of Education, 326 Willard, Stillwater, OK, United States

Grab your Nimbus 2000 and fly down to the T.E.C.H. Playground this week, October 24-28, and get active!



  • Develop a spell (lesson) for an upcoming class using a device from the Playground
  • Catch a golden snitch on GoNoodle.com
  • Use the treadmill desk walk from Hogwarts to Hogsmead
  • Develop a lesson plan using Dobby (the robot)
  • Record a lesson with the Swivl
  • Record a lesson in CGI (use the green screen)
  • Earn a special badge in the T.E.C.H. Playground Mission Game

Festive Winter Holiday Week in the T.E.C.H. Playground

Monday, Nov. 28th, 8am to Friday, Dec. 2nd, 4pm

College of Education, 326 Willard, Stillwater, OK, United States

Bring your "books from the shelf" down to the T.E.C.H. Playground this week November 28-December 4, and study for your finals.


  • Use the treadmill desk to maintain your focus
  • Finalize last minute edits on your semester ending paper
  • Take a brain break and fly in one of the flight simulators
  • Enjoy the festive winter holiday lights
  • Earn a special badge in the T.E.C.H. Playground Mission Game

Schedule

The T.E.C.H. Playground is open each day from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

We are the T.E.C.H. Playground

Our Mission:
TECHplayground provides experiences for those who love to learn, play and explore innovative, creative, and imaginative ways to improve teaching and learning with technology.


This YOUR Space.