The Office of Scholarship and Innovation

Our Mission

The Office of Scholarship and Innovation brings collaborative design-based problem-solving to educational systems; supports faculty research and scholarly inquiry in education; leverages new technologies for learning; and creates digital solutions for the dissemination of knowledge.

What We Do

Design Initiatives

Creating a new vision for educational innovation through a collaborative and open process of design. Learn more...

Scholarly Initiatives

Promoting and supporting the creation of new knowledge by our renowned faculty. Learn more...

Technology Initiatives

Changing the way we think about and use new digital technologies for learning. Learn more...


Meet the OofSI Team

Clarin Collins

Director of Scholarly Initiatives

In my role as Director of Scholarly Initiatives, I work with others in OofSI to provide resources, tools, and supports for faculty research by planning trainings, looking for opportunities for faculty research...

Benjamin Scragg

Lead Design Strategist

I'm the Lead Design Strategist in the Office of Scholarship & Innovation, where I partner with schools to engage in open-ended design thinking and methodology to generate solutions to the unique challenges and...

What's New

The Principled Innovation team presented a tailored version of their The Power of Pausing: Reflection for Personal and Professional...

To put it mildly, 2020 has been a year of change, casting aside what was, with what has to be, and the academic conference...

Early this semester faculty member Kelly Davis sent me a...

At the end of October, the Principled Innovation team hosted an hour-long online workshop titled The Power of Pausing:...

The network of IgnitED Labs at Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College has had three locations in full operation since the fall of 2019....

With the sudden increase in recent months in time spent on video meetings, I’m sure many of us have experienced the slightly...