Academic Credit

SIDLIT 2021 July 28-30
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You have the opportunity to earn academic credit through Baker University, Emporia State University, or Ottawa University for attending SIDLIT 2021.

Please expand the sections below to learn more about the different academic credit options.

Baker University

Please review and save the Technology in Education syllabus for course details. Students can earn one graduate credit if all course requirements are successfully completed and coursework is submitted no later than August 8. 

Course registration is available now through August 8.

We will use Microsoft Teams for our class communications and assignment submissions. If you already use Microsoft Teams, follow these steps to join the Technology in Education (SIDLIT Conference) Class:

  1. Log in to Teams.
  2. Click the “Join or create team” button in the upper right corner of the Teams window.
  3. Under the option to “Join a team with a code,” enter the code f9cwo1h
  4. Click the “Join team” button

If you are not familiar with using Microsoft Teams, please review Getting Started with Microsoft Teams for more detailed instructions.

If you have questions/concerns about accessing Teams, please contact Cheryl Zelle (

For questions about earning graduate credit, please contact Molly Smith, Director of Continuing Education at Baker University (  (913)344-6038

Emporia State University

Please review the IT 743 XA Technology in Postsecondary Education (SIDLIT) details and requirements.

Enrollment and payment is due by August 3rd. Retroactive enrollment is possible on the first day of the conference.

For questions about academic credit, please contact Dr. Jozenia Colorado, Interim Associate Dean of The Teachers College and Associate Professor, Instructional Design & Technology

• Email:

• Phone: 620.341.5829

Ottawa University

Please review the EDU 55013 Technology in Education (SIDLIT Conference) syllabus for course details. It is worth 1 credit hour.

This Professional Education Program (PEP) credit is designed for certified elementary and secondary educators interested in professional development, certificate renewal, and salary increments.

Class registration opens August 10th. Enrollment and payment are due on July 28, 2021 at 11:59 p.m., Central Time.

For questions about PEP credit, please contact Pat Vossler ( at 888-404-6852.