School of Professional Studies

SPS's Recommended Resources

The Online Team at SPS highly recommends these pedagogical resources for enhancing your knowledge about online and blended learning. We always welcome recommendations of noteworthy resources if they do not appear on this list.

On the Brown University Campus

School of Professional Studies (SPS)

Computing and Information Services (CIS)

Information Technology at Brown’s Computing and Information Services (CIS) provides high-quality information technology solutions and services to Brown University. The Instructional Technology Group supports teaching and learning at Brown through researching and promoting new technologies and providing consultation on effective pedagogical practices.

Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning

For teaching and pedagogical support, visit the Harriet W. Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning. Through its programs, services and publications, the Sheridan Center explores a variety of pedagogical approaches and offers support to all members of Brown's teaching community. Honoring Brown University's long-standing commitment to teaching, the Center recognizes the diversity of learning styles and encourages reflective, independent, life-long learning.

Online and Blended Teaching and Learning Organizations

Open Educational Resources

Creative Commons Education has the mission of breaking down barriers amongst institutions to maximize the benefits of open educational resources (OER). The site provide cases studies and access to OERs under creative commons (CC) licenses.

Resource Journals