Rivista TD Tecnologie Didattiche

In Focus

MAGICAL project results are out
Results are out from the MAGICAL project
Integrated Learning Design Environment
The first prototype of the ILDE platform has been released
Disruptive technologies and open practices
Speech by Grainne Conole
Network-Based Continuing Medical Education: Social Media and Professional Development
Edited by Guglielmo Trentin
Using Network and Mobile Technology to Bridge Formal and Informal Learning
Edited by Guglielmo Trentin & Manuela Repetto

Istituto Tecnologie Didattiche 

The Istituto per le Tecnologie Didattiche (ITD) is one of the research institutes of the Italian National Research Council. The institute is devoted to the study of educational innovation brought about through the use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT). The research undertaken focuses on:

The main areas of reference for the Institute's research work are the cognitive sciences, computer science and the pedagogy of the various disciplines.


ITD is the only public scientific institute in Italy entirely devoted to studying how ICT-based tools and methods can innovate learning and teaching processes. The institute’s mission is to perform research studies and technology transfer activities focusing on: ICT as a resource for teaching/learning processes; innovative approaches to the design, management and assessment of learning environments; study of new educational needs and opportunities brought about by ICT.

Active projects

SD2 - Servizio Documentazione Software Didattico SoDiLinux project logo Etna Project rete delle scuole laboratorio per lo sviluppo prof V-MusT.net - Digital learning resources WHAAM - Web Health Application for Adhd Monitoring VecNET - Designing e-learning quality METIS - Networked learning Entrepreneurship through Serious Games Models, methodologies and tools for eLearning models, methodologies and prototypes for school in Capturing the Intangible Cultural Heritage Tecnologie di Rete e Inclusione Scolastica Scintilla Project AFSO Science and Technology Digital Library