SoTL by Design

Receive the support you need for designing and implementing successful Scholarship of Teaching and Learning projects.

A Comprehensive Online Course

SoTL by Design is your comprehensive guide to navigating the IRB process, choosing a research question, exploring SoTL research designs, mapping evidence, creating a data analysis plan, crafting a project timeline, and strategizing about the dissemination of SoTL project results.

Engaging Step-by-Step Activities

All SoTL by Design licenses come with a printed workbook filled with engaging activities for designing and implementing a Scholarship of Teaching and Learning project. Each section of the workbook is color-coded with activities aligned to SoTL by Design course goals and objectives.

Support & Updates

Each SoTL by Design license includes lifetime course access to a growing library of SoTL study examples, templates, and additional resources with all updates to course materials free-of-charge. Each license also includes the opportunity to participate in live quarterly Q&A calls to ask project-specific SoTL questions.

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About the Creator

Dr. Katie Linder is currently the director of the Ecampus Research Unit at Oregon State University. She also serves as associate editor for the International Journal for Academic Development.

Katie is an avid writer and researcher with a passion for process and peeking behind the scenes at what it takes to be a successful academic. She is a three-time book author and four-time book editor. Katie is also the editor of a forthcoming book series, Thrive Online, from Stylus Publishing.

Her latest works include The Blended Course Design Workbook: A Practical Guide (Stylus, 2016) and the edited New Directions volume on Hybrid Teaching and Learning (Wiley, 2017).

Learn more about Katie’s work and projects on her professional website.

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