Tangible Embodied
Child-Computer
Interaction Lab

Director Dr. Alissa N. Antle
School of Interactive Arts and Technology
Simon Fraser University

About TECI

At TECI we conduct design-oriented research and train the next generation of researchers to design, build and evaluate technical innovations that improve, augment, and support children’s cognitive and emotional development.

Primary Research Foci: Design research, tangible interaction, embodied interaction, child-computer interaction 

Application Areas: Literacy, social-emotional learning, mindfulness, sustainability education, social justice, aboriginal heritage

Current Projects

The Mind-Full Series

A Brain-Tablet App for Self-Regulation for Children

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PhonoBlocks

A Tangible Reading System for Children At-risk for Dyslexia

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ʔeləw̓k̓ʷ – Belongings

A Tangible Table in c̓əsnaʔəm, the city before the city

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Youtopia

A Collaborative Tangible Tabletop Learning Activity

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People

Dr. Antle is a tenured Professor in the School of Interactive Arts + Technology at Simon Fraser University, Canada. Dr. Antle holds the highest honour for a Canadian scholar through her induction as a member of Canada’s College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists, which acknowledges her as one of Canada’s intellectual leaders. Dr. Antle’s impact extends to the international community through her recognition as a leader in ethical child-centered technology research.

Jillian Warren

PhD Candidate

Min Fan

Post-doc Fellow

Elgin-Skye Mclaren

MSc Candidate

Shubhra Sarker

MSc Student

Ofir Sadka

MSc Student

Boxiao Gong

PhD Student

Uddipana Baishya

MSc Student

Victor Cheung

Post-doc Fellow

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