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

Jennifer Stein

Director, Design Initiatives

I collaborate with colleagues across the OofSI and Principled Innovation teams to manage our work on learning futures. I have lived in many different places, including Tokyo, North Carolina, New York City and...

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

How do you design for change in complex systems—...

As we look towards teaching in fall under the shadow of the COVID-19 crisis the Office of Director of Doctoral Programs, MLFTC...

In response to educational instruction having moved online, members from numerous departments of Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College (...