Vision

To establish Ball State University’s Educator Preparation Program (EPP) as a national leader in the preparation of educators who creatively use technology to support PK-16 learning and innovative teaching within diverse instructional contexts. 

Mission

The mission of this initiative is to create an EPP that develops teacher candidates who think critically about how technology can support learning, integrate technology within their instructional practices across PK-12 schools, apply frameworks and standards for technology integration, and can teach within diverse instructional contexts including online and hybrid settings. 


Instructional Technology Design Studio (iTDS)


Kate Shively, PhD

Director of the Instructional Design Studio & Initiative

EMAIL: klshively@bsu.edu


Margaret Kanjedzana

iTDS Graduate Assistant

margaret.kanjedzana@bsu.edu

Krista Stith, PhD

Director of the Center for Gifted Studies and Talent Development

EMAIL: kmstith@bsu.edu


Jon Clausen, PhD

Associate Professor of Secondary Education Educational Technology

EMAIL: jmclaus@bsu.edu