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Judy Perry

Scheller Teacher Ed Program
Cambridge, MA, United States
Cambridge, MA, United States
Judy currently oversees design, development and research for several projects involving games and simulations for mobile devices, including smartphones and tablets. Her research interests include location-based games and ubiquitous “casual” games. When she is not making or playing mobile games, Judy also leads professional development workshops for educators who want to implement location-based and other games in both formal and informal educational settings . Judy also enjoys collaborating with other institutions (including zoos, nature centers, science museums, and living history museums) to develop experimental mobile learning offerings. Prior to becoming a researcher at MIT, her work included television and web production, and content development for educational toys. She holds a B.A. in American Studies from Yale University, and an Ed M. in Technology Innovation Education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education.