The Office of Scholarship and Innovation

Our Mission

The Office of Scholarship & 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

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...

Punya Mishra

Associate Dean, Scholarship & Innovation


I am Associate Dean of Scholarship & Innovation here at the Teachers College at Arizona State University. I am interested in life, the universe, and everything and most of all in shoehorning Douglas Adams’...

What's New

On December 7, Pearl Harbor Day, I had the honor of visiting teachers at Miami Junior High in the Miami-Globe area. We picked the...

2018 was a year of excellence for Education Policy Analysis Archives (EPAA/AAPE), the multilingual, peer-...

MLFTC teacher candidates in the Washington Elementary School District created change this semester.

Michele Amrein (...

In December, two new Design Fellows joined our team. We are excited to welcome them to the team and leverage their unique talents....