A view of the Riffe Building from the entryway to Parks Hall and RiffeHow we can help

We help faculty serve the needs of their students through a variety of services such as:

  • Course design assistance
  • Recommendations for evidence-based classroom strategies
  • Creation of digital teaching components
  • Diagnosis of instructional problems with recommendations for evidence-based solutions
  • Classroom Assessment Support
  • CarmenCanvas Support
  • Educational Technology Guidance

What you will find here

This site houses a collection of handouts, training materials, bibliographies and curated articles to assist you with support issues and teaching and learning development any time of the day or night. If you have questions that are not answered here, or would simply like to have a conversation about strategies, please feel free contact us at cop-design@osu.edu for help.


  • Carmen Resources
  • Top Hat
  • Active Learning Resources
  • Small Teaching Spotlight
  • Classroom Assessment Resources

Our Mission

Our mission is to promote excellence in student learning through scholarly teaching, the scholarship of teaching, and evidence-based educational change.

Our Team

A picture of the COP-Office of Educational Innovation and Scholarship.
L to R: Christina Archer, Senior Instructional Designer; Katie O’Keefe, Instructional Designer; Justin Habash, Director of Educational Innovation and Scholarship; Mary Higginbotham, Assessment Analyst