Faculty Resources


Online Magazines & Journals

CITE - The CITE Journal is an online, peer-reviewed journal, established and jointly sponsored by five professional associations (AMTE, ASTE, NCSS-CUFA, CEE, and SITE). This is the only joint venture of this kind in the field of teacher education.

eLearn Magazine – Published by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), eLearn presents new technologies and approaches for creating, delivering, and supporting online instruction and workplace performance. With an emphasis on empirical studies, theoretical models, and practical contributions, coverage includes, but is not limited to, instructional design, online instruction, and corporate training.

MERLOT Journal of Online Learning and Teaching – JOLT is a peer-reviewed, open-access, online publication that aims to promote scholarship in the use of the Internet and web-based multimedia resources in higher education. The journal is published quarterly by MERLOT, an initiative of the California State University Office of the Chancellor to provide a free and open online community of resources designed to enable collegians around the world to share their learning materials and pedagogy.

International Journal of Instructional Technology & Distance Learning – The global journal is monthly and refereed. Research and innovation in teaching and learning are prime topics for the Journal of Instructional Technology and Distance Learning. The journal emerged to facilitate communication and collaboration among researchers, innovators, designers, producers, practitioners, and administrators of education and training.

Full Papers, Executive Summaries, & Reports

Getting Smart – Getting Smart® is a community of educators and advocates with a passion for innovation in learning as a means to improve student achievement. The site covers various important events and education trends to help higher education leaders understand how secondary landscapes will shape our digital futures.

Online Courses & Tutorials

edX – EdX is a non-profit consortium created byfounding partners Harvard and MIT to globalize education for the masses. The site offers free online courses developed by faculty from across the globe including such institutions as Georgetown, Berkeley, Rice, and IIT Bombay. The interactive MOOCs offer classes in a wide range of subjects and an opportunity to draw from peer educators.

Canvas.net – Canvas Network offers open, online courses taught by educators everywhere. Powered by the Canvas learning management system, Canvas Network provides a place and platform where teachers, students, and institutions worldwide can connect and chart their own course for personal growth, professional development, and academic inquiry.

Coursera – Coursera is an education company that partners with the top universities and organizations in the world to offer courses online for anyone to take, for free. Coursera courses are designed by educators along principles grounded in best pedagogical practices so that students master topics as well as demonstrate their knowledge gained.

Udacity – Udacity was born out of a Stanford University experiment in which Sebastian Thrun and Peter Norvig offered their artificial intelligence course online to anyone, for free. Udacity features a range of courses in technology, math and the sciences. So if you want to learn basic programming languages or how to apply crytography to everyday life, this is the place.