About MERIT

MERIT, (Media, Education Resources, and Information Technology) offers information and technology services to the School of Education and UW-Madison community partners. MERIT is designed as a collaborative and comprehensive cluster of service and support for the School of Education, the UW-Madison and beyond. Staff play an active role in the design and implementation of programs which connect the K-12 community to UW-Madison.

Examples include partnering with Madison schools on implementation of interactive whiteboards, evaluation and selection of tools for delivery of content, instructional design and consulting for development of online learning, library services and collections to support practicing teachers, workshops and instructional support aimed at adoption of new tools, media development, web hosting, and web design.

We invite you to take a closer look at what makes MERIT a great place to work and explore.

MERIT’s Mission

MERIT stewards the School of Education’s Information Environment. The Information Environment (IE) is composed of people and services that enable discovery, access, design, and use of resources for teaching and learning, research, and outreach.

MERIT’s Vision

MERIT aspires to connect people, technology and information. Through our ongoing leadership in the adoption of emerging technologies, MERIT will empower members of the School of Education community and its partners to achieve excellence.