Marilyn Hofer

Dr. Marilyn Hofer

Dr. Marilyn Hofer is a learning specialist who considers herself a life-long learner and devotes energy to encouraging other learners and educational leaders. “To develop the courage to live a holistic life of learning, to take actions based on that learning, and to empower others to learn and act,” is her personal mission statement.

Her background includes distance learning, classroom teaching, curriculum design, and organization development. Marilyn continues to learn about learning from fellow researchers, colleagues, and family members.

Current Projects

  • Distance Learning
  • Evaluation
  • Strategic Planning
  • Instructional Strategies
  • Formative Assessment


  • Distance and online instruction
  • Bringing rigor to the classroom
  • DISC leadership profile administration and interpretation
  • Organizational Development
  • Writing instruction–including Writing to Win and Step Up to Writing
  • Reading in the content area
  • Leadership development