The following are materials that provide background on the impetus for the ELIXR initiative, periodic program updates to ELIXR’s funder, Fund for Improvement of Post-Secondary Education (FIPSE), key evaluation reports, and contact information for ELIXR’s team members.
- ELIXR Team
- ELIXR Proposal to FIPSE
- ELIXR Progress Reports to FIPSE
- ELIXR Final Report
- Evaluation Report
- Case Story Authoring Teams - List of Institutions
- Past News
- Feebback / Questions
Although the grant is over, the ELIXR project had a dynamic group of people who contributed to its success. You can contact a former team members and also find out contact information for a current staff member at CSU Chancellor’s Office Center for Distributed Learning who can help answer questions related to the ELIXR project.
Tom Carey – Program Co-Director
Visiting Senior Scholar, Chancellor’s Office, California State University
Professor, Department of Management Sciences, Faculty of Engineering, University of Waterloo, Canada
Email Phone: 562 708 2572
Season Eckardt – Program Manager
California State University, Chancellor’s Office
Email Phone: 714 915 2302
Gerry Hanley – Godfather
Executive Director, MERLOT www.merlot.org
Senior Director, Academic Technology Services, California State University, Office of the Chancellor www.calstate.edu/ats
Email Office phone: 562 951 4259
Tasha Souza – Faculty Development Lead
Faculty Development Coordinator, Humboldt State University
Email Office phone 707 826-4772
Flora McMartin – Project Evaluator
Principal, Broad-Based Learning
Email Office phone: 510 237 4795
ELIXR Proposal to FIPSE - In September 2006, the Fund for the Improvement of Post-Secondary Education, a program within the U.S. Department of Education, funded a proposal for ELIXR from a team of MERLOT partners and affiliated institutions. To learn more about conceptual underpinnings, deliverables, and various proposed stages of development, read the ELIXR Proposal
- Evaluation of Incorporating ELIXR Videos into SERC Modules, June 2009 - The Science Education Resource Center, one of ELIXR’s partners, completed an evaluation study on the value and utility of incorporating ELIXR case stories into SERC’s existing web-based pedagogic modules.
- Evaluation of ELIXR, a FIPSE Funded Project, Spring 2010, from Flora McMartin of Broad Based Knowledge, Project Evaluator
These brief publications document ELIXR’s milestones as the project evolved.
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