Education Links

The following links are intended to help Communication educators find additional resources that will assist them with their work in the classroom
  • The Voices of Democracy project is designed to promote the study of great speeches and public debates. The emphasis of the project is on the actual words of those who, throughout American history, have defined the country's guiding principles, debated the great social and political controversies of the nation's history, and shaped the identity and character of the American people.
  • Run by the California State University system, MERLOT is a leading-edge, user-centered, searchable collection of peer-reviewed and selected higher education, online learning materials, catalogued by registered members. It also includes a set of faculty development support services. MERLOT's vision is to be a premier online community where faculty, staff, and students from around the world share their learning materials and pedagogy.
  • The National Endowment for the Humanities’ educational website contains lesson plans, assignments, and digital documents that can be adapted and incorporated into various Communication courses.
  • The Association of American Colleges and Universities is the premier academic association supporting the liberal arts. Its website provides a wealth of information about teaching, learning, and assessment in the liberal arts.

Flipped Classroom

Game-based Learning

Integrated Course Design

  • The IDEA Center - Integrated Course Design 
  • Northern Illinois University Faculty Development and Instructional Design Center - Integrated Course Design to Improve Student Learning
  • L. Dee Fink, PhD - A Self-Directed Guide to Designing Courses for Significant Learning

Scholarship of Teaching and Learning