Erin C. Long, M.Ed.

Erin C. Long, M.Ed., leads the Learning Design and Communications Group. In this role, Erin oversees instructional design, web, and multimedia personnel working to develop effective online and blended courses collaboratively with faculty, subject matter experts, and military partners. The goal is to create successful participant learning outcomes through teaching, learning, assessment, and reflection. Erin holds a B.A. in advertising and public relations, a post baccalaureate certificate in distance education, and a M.Ed. in Adult Education, all from Penn State. Her research interests include: MOOCs, generational differences and the effect on preferred learning methods and technology use in education, digital literacy, and the use of Web 2.0 tools and other enhanced technologies in learning environments.