Blend by Design

Receive the support you need for designing and teaching
an engaging, student-centered blended course.

A Comprehensive Online Course

Blend by Design is your comprehensive guide to creating and teaching a blended course. In Blend by Design, you’ll receive guidance on writing course goals and learning objectives, designing engaging learning activities, creating effective assessments, mapping your course to ensure alignment across all elements, and creating a supportive and welcoming space for your students, all specific to the blended course environment.

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Engaging Step-by-Step Activities

All Blend by Design modules include engaging activities for planning and designing a blended course that is designed to be student-centered. Each section of the course is color-coded with activities aligned to Blend by Design course goals and objectives. The course also pairs well with The Blended Course Workbook: A Practical Guide.

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About the Creator

Dr. Katie Linder is currently the executive director for program development at Kansas State University Global Campus.

Katie is an avid writer and researcher with a passion for process and peeking behind the scenes at what it takes to be a successful academic. She is a four-time book author and four-time book editor. Katie is also the editor of a forthcoming book series, Thrive Online, from Stylus Publishing.

Her latest works include Going Alt-Ac: A Guide to Alternative Academic Careers (Stylus, 2020), Managing Your Professional Identity Online (Stylus, 2018) and The Blended Course Design Workbook: A Practical Guide (Stylus, 2016).

Learn more about Katie’s work and projects on her professional website.