Dr. Ellen Beattie

Dr. Ellen Beattie is an educational leader, developer, and consultant specializing in positive academic leadership, online teaching and learning, and neuroscience. Currently, she is the Chief of Adult Instructional Services for the Maryland Department of Labor with oversight of the adult education system serving 33,000 learners annually. Dr. Beattie's teaching spans undergraduate through doctoral learners in the content areas of student success, educational leadership, and educational technology. She runs an educational consulting platform, the Center for Intentional Learning, where she supports the academic community in neuroscience-based teaching and learning, online faculty and student success, student retention, and educational leadership.