Advantages of using OER in K-12 Education

Hurix Digital

What Are Open Educational Resources (OER)? Open educational resources or OER are teaching, research, and learning resources that are available in the public domain for free use. Benefits of OER for K-12 Education. K-12 OER Open Educational Resources

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Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 2

CourseArc

Start with the plan of what you intended to teach and go through each lesson. What can be delivered online as-is and where are there gaps for lessons that would have done face-to-face that now needs to change? . OER Repositories – Resources for OER content.

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Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 2

CourseArc

Start with the plan of what you intended to teach and go through each lesson. What can be delivered online as-is and where are there gaps for lessons that would have done face-to-face that now needs to change? . OER Repositories – Resources for OER content.

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Show and TEL

Learning with e's

I went to a couple of sessions on podcasting and digital identity, which were short demonstrations of what lessons have been learnt so far during research and teaching fellowship activities. Tags: University of Plymouth TEL OER iTunesU online submission computer aide assessment FaceBook digital identity I spent some time at the University of Plymouth's Technology Enhanced Learning Showcase today, which featured the best of a number of in-house led initiatives in e-learning.

Open Educational Resources

Take an e-Learning Break

OER often have a Creative Commons or GNU license that state specifically how the material may be used, reused, adapted, and shared. Include Interactive mini-lessons and simulations about a specific topic, such as math or physics. Open Educational Resources are teaching and learning materials that you may freely use and reuse, without charge. Check it out: [link

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Spotlight: Elite Sport Performance Course

LearnDash

Learndash has been used to structure the course which is made up of 10 Modules (Lessons) with four topics in each. These are Open Educational Resources (OERs) and both the course and its accompanying textbook titled Secrets of Asian Sport Psychology are also licensed through Creative Commons as OERs. I also like the simplicity of workflow when creating courses, lessons, and topics. LearnDash is being used to power elearning programs of all shapes and sizes.

Beyond Cost-Savings: Advantages of MOOCs for Corporate Training

Your Training Edge

Many MOOCs are built using open educational resources (OER) or a combination of OER and proprietary content. Companies can take a lesson from academia and use training MOOCs to increase their own visibility, both within their industry and more generally. Massive open online courses (MOOCs) are currently disrupting higher education and the stage is set for them to be a major force in corporate training as well.

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Innovation at the Intersection of Technology and Teaching

TechSmith Camtasia

We found that while classroom use didn’t grow to the levels we expected, more instructors began recording shorter videos, in their own offices (instead of class-length lectures), which is the ideal way for faculty to create video lessons. Open Educational Resources (OER) is digital content available for widespread sharing, redistribution and, in some cases, alteration. OER opens up all kinds of new opportunities for teaching and learning.

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To Flip or Not to Flip Your Classroom

TechSmith Camtasia

As I use open educational resource (OER) materials, I can easily edit the textbook as needed to accommodate student misconceptions or often will just make a short video and post it online. Start with a lesson, topic, chapter, or once a week (e.g., Before long, you probably will want to flip more lessons. He uses open educational resources (OER) as his textbooks in all courses and has flipped all of his face-to-face classes for the past year with dramatic results.

Interactive Ebooks – Engaging Readers with Better Learning Experiences

MagicBox

Lecturers/teachers can access the same material as students from different devices, use them for setting lessons. Leverage external resources and OERs. Even as the debate in favor of digital content continues, e-books are becoming an integral part of contemporary. education efforts. Given this scenario, publishers. are designing various online-platforms to meet the rising demands of digital learning.

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Interactive Ebooks – Engaging Readers with Better Learning Experiences

MagicBox

Lecturers/teachers can access the same material as students from different devices, use them for setting lessons plans or reviewing assessment grades. Leverage external resources and OERs. Even as the debate in favor of digital content continues, e-books are becoming an integral part of contemporary education efforts. Given this scenario, publishers are designing various online-platforms to meet the rising demands of digital learning. Related link: [link].

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Future of Higher Education – Digital Textbooks and Courses

MagicBox

Colleges and universities are increasingly turning to open educational resources (OER) as a solution to the rapidly rising cost of college textbooks. Most students have a cell phone and as e-Textbooks can be easily converted to audio files, it allows students to listen to their lessons when driving or walking to college.

Future of Higher Education – Digital Textbooks and Courses

MagicBox

Colleges and universities are increasingly turning to open educational resources (OER) as a solution to the rapidly rising cost of college textbooks. Most students have a cell phone and as e-Textbooks can be easily converted to audio files, it allows students to listen to their lessons when driving or walking to college.

195 posts about MOOCs

Jay Cross

Sharing lessons HAROLD JARCHE | FRIDAY, JUNE 8, 2012. Lessons for ‘learning’ from Amazon’s Napsterisation of bookstores, books and every other damn thing DONALD CLARK PLAN B | MONDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2013. MOOCs , OER University, Stanford AI. Contributed to the UNESCO OER discussion list , February 16, 2009. Page 1 of 2. Previous | Next. GEORGE SIEMENS. JUNE 3, 2012. What is the theory that underpins our moocs?

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Around the globe

Learning with e's

I have met some extraordinary people, learnt some valuable lessons and have visited some incredibly beautiful and captivating places. I also recorded an Edtalk on OER for the Core Ed people who were running the conference. 2010 has been another busy year for me, with a lot of travel and I estimate that I have more than 54,000 air miles to my name - more than twice around the globe.

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eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] December 3-14, 2012 Open Content Licensing for Educators (#OCL4Ed), organized by the OER Foundation, offered online. Clayton R. Wright has done his 28th version of his amazing list of conferences again this year. Past years eLearning Conferences 2012 , eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. You can contact him at: crwr77 [@] gmail.com. This year, he has cut down the list slightly to cover "selected events."