OER for Precedent

CourseArc

OER for Precedent. Take the movement for Open Educational Resources, or OER, for example. Based on the idea of open access, OER is the free, immediate, online use of available research articles with re-use rights. These are just a few of the benefits of OER.

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Science Interactive Group And Odigia: Science Labs And OER For Distance Ed

Dan Keckan

Top-level, distance education laboratory curriculum from Science Interactive Group will be featured in Odigia online learning platform and digital resource library.

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Why Should Traditional Publishers Switch to Digital Publishing Platforms?

MagicBox

MagicBox TM is a cloud-based digital publishing platform that allows publishers to create content for use across devices and operating systems. Our white-labeled platform MagicBox TM offers one-click publishing and makes content accessible on various mobile operating systems ensuring your digital learning sources are not restricted to browsers and desktops. Talk to our experts for a free demo of our platforms and partner with us to create endearing learning experiences for everyone.

Why Should Traditional Publishers Switch to Digital Publishing Platforms?

MagicBox

MagicBox TM is a cloud-based digital publishing platform that allows publishers to create content for use across devices and operating systems. Our white-labeled platform MagicBox TM offers one-click publishing and makes content accessible on various mobile operating systems ensuring your digital learning sources are not restricted to browsers and desktops. Talk to our experts for a free demo of our platforms and partner with us to create endearing learning experiences for everyone.

Emerging Online Learning Tools Research Session Mindmap

Clark Quinn

So, in addition to all the research on research, David Wiley presented some outcome findings for OERs. Specifically, OERs are at least as good as traditional copyrighted materials. Vanessa had talked about how the different social media platforms people use (most have more than one) create conflicts when being impacted by the learning ones. At AECT18, I dropped in on a session summarizing research on emerging technologies for online learning.

Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 2

CourseArc

The 5Rs of Open Education Resources (OER) is a model that has been widely used for the rapid development of online content. OER Repositories – Resources for OER content. Step 2: Rapid Development of Online Content . What Will You Teach?

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Interactive Ebooks – Engaging Readers with Better Learning Experiences

MagicBox

are designing various online-platforms to meet the rising demands of digital learning. Standards-driven platforms like MagicBox TM use IDPF compliant ePUB3 format for interactive eBooks. Apart from using the content provided by the education publishers, Platforms like MagicBox TM. allows teachers to share their content with the students using the same platform. learning experience platforms like MagicBox TM a single place where all the content resides.

Interactive Ebooks – Engaging Readers with Better Learning Experiences

MagicBox

Given this scenario, publishers are designing various online-platforms to meet the rising demands of digital learning. Standards-driven platforms like MagicBox TM use IDPF compliant ePUB3 format for interactive eBooks. Apart from using the content provided by the education publishers, Platforms like MagicBox TM allows teachers to share their content with the students using the same platform. Leverage external resources and OERs.

Moving Microlearning to the Cloud

Ed App

Microlearning through open educational resources (OERs) is one of the facets of learning that is fast gaining traction among people. The focus of this system is to deliver customized OERs as microlearning nuggets to satisfy the real-time needs of learners. The OER, on the other hand, refers to the course material that the learner is permitted to edit, reuse, revise and redistribute without having to pay a royalty fee to the author.

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11 Differences between a MOOC and an Online Course

ID Reflections

MOOCs on various topics can be set up using blended content – some custom designed and some re-purposed from OERs and other available content from the net as long as one takes care to note the various IPR-related policies. Corporates looking to implement MOOCs within their organizations will need to look at some of these characteristics before putting a set of courses on a platform and calling those MOOCs.

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The Making of a Future-proof Online Learning Program for Colleges & Universities

Hurix Digital

Below are a few recent facts about online learning programs: In January and February 2019, BestColleges, a platform dedicated to providing information regarding the best learning institutions in the US, released a study on future trends in online education, based on two surveys. These sources include open educational sources (OERs). Early research suggests that learning from OERs is similar to that achieved from traditional textbooks.

Can Technology in the Classroom Replace Expensive Textbooks

Kitaboo on EdTech

If educational institutes start adopting OERs in classrooms, students will be able to save a lot of money that would otherwise be spent on purchasing textbooks and rental subscriptions. Although rentals are a good option approved by educational institutes, OER is yet to be widely accepted by educational institutes. The teachers can customize an OER and include modules that they feel would benefit the students. Increase in Textbook Prices Over the Years.

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Open Source LMSs Facts and Insight

eLearning 24-7

OpenLMS is on my platform, FindAnLMS , so you can check them out, compare them to others, and even request a quote. (at Plus any of those configurations, integrations and tie-ins to say a SIS for EdTech, or an Association platform for associations, or HRIS, ERP for Corporate. .

2022 learning and elearning trends

KnowledgeOne

As a last note on the technology side of the trends, it is expected to see an increased use of Rapid eLearning Tools to transfer in-class content to online platforms.

How Can K-12 Publishers Adapt in the Digital Era

Kitaboo

Publish Superior Content Than OERs. Publishers must be aware of the free learning resources available on the internet- Open Educational Resources (OERs). Hence, you need to produce content that is much more superior and more relevant than what’s being offered by OERs, providing and enriched and engaging learning experience to the students. Kitaboo is a cloud-based content platform to create-publish-distribute interactive mobile-ready content.

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What Makes a MOOC a MOOC?

ID Reflections

The OER movement was the trigger for the MOOCs then. One cannot put up a set of courses on a platform and call that a MOOC unless the following also exist: The employees can access any course at any point of time T he courses are curated and updated regularly to keep the content current and relevant The employees have the ability to form groups, discuss and learn from each other, i.e., the principles of Peeragogy is applied.

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Innovation at the Intersection of Technology and Teaching

TechSmith Camtasia

Flexible software-based video platforms let faculty greatly enhance how they use this technology, and offer new ways of teaching. Now that Boise State has implemented the software-based educational video platform TechSmith Relay , recording requires just enough action so instructors are more thoughtful about what they’re capturing. Open Educational Resources (OER) is digital content available for widespread sharing, redistribution and, in some cases, alteration.

Uberizing Organizational Learning – Thinking Beyond Courses

ID Reflections

Uber taps into existing resources providing people – both the suppliers and the buyers – with a platform to connect. We can take a leaf our of platforms like Udemy or Coursera that offers a gamut of courses – all accessible via an app. Curate from existing sources – Tap into MOOCs, and other existing OERs. Designing courses is passé!

How Do Videos Improve K-12 Learning Outcomes?

Hurix Digital

Also Read: Advantages of using OER in K-12 Education. Also Read: Best Learning Experience Platforms to Consider for Online Education. Improving K-12 learning outcomes is a major area of research in the education space.

Role of L&D in the 21C Workplace

ID Reflections

While people may still come together to share and learn as they often do without L&D intervention, support from L&D in this area will not only make it more efficient and bridge silos, it will also benefit the organization immensely by providing a platform for the capture of tacit knowledge residing within.

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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. Standard training metrics, such as increased retention, increased sales, increased efficiency, and improved customer service, are independent of the training platform. 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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#OEB13 Post Review

eLearning 24-7

Video – video courses, Video Learning Platforms, HD video presenter devices – reminded me of a video suitcase – basically – Video was all the rage. One stop shop – this was not only on various learning platforms, but also with solutions such as course libraries – i.e. course marketplace sites and some e-learning tools. Ironically, did not see this with the VLPs (Video learning platforms).

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Corporate Training Through MOOCs: Everything You Need to Know

ProProfs

Many of these training platforms offer accredited courses for the purpose of corporate training. Most MOOCs are easily customizable since they are built using open educational resources (OERs). According to a recent report by Class Central , around 23 million new learners signed up for their first MOOC in 2017, taking the total number of learners to 81 million. This is similar to the 23 million learners registered in 2016.

How to Maintain Instructional Continuity in Times of Crisis

Hurix Digital

Implementing Online Learning Technologies such as a scalable Learning Management System (LMS), Mobile Content Creation platform, online audio and video collaboration, lecture capture, discussion boards. Locate Open Educational Resource OER (activities). Considering the current reality, it is quite imperative that schools and institutions be prepared to deliver lectures in ways other than instructor-led learning.

Future of Higher Education – Digital Textbooks and Courses

MagicBox

Starting from providing online content services, new learning platforms, along with software for learning management & assessment, technology has uplifted the learning environment for universities. Mobile Distribution platforms like MagicBox allow universities to launch their own online distance learning platform. Colleges and universities are increasingly turning to open educational resources (OER) as a solution to the rapidly rising cost of college textbooks.

Future of Higher Education – Digital Textbooks and Courses

MagicBox

Starting from providing online content services, new learning platforms, along with software for learning management & assessment, technology has uplifted the learning environment for universities. Mobile Distribution platforms like MagicBox TM allow universities to launch their own online distance learning platform. Colleges and universities are increasingly turning to open educational resources (OER) as a solution to the rapidly rising cost of college textbooks.

Can US Higher Education Publishers Leverage a Subscription Model

Kitaboo on EdTech

But how do they compete with resources like MOOCs and OERs that have made high quality course content from respected university professors available for free? When students started migrating towards used textbooks, rentals, MOOCs and OER due to the high prices of printed textbooks, it affected the revenues of traditional book publishers. And it has also launched OpenNow, its own OER with courses starting at $30 per course and is accessible within a Cengage Unlimited subscription.

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Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010

Tony Karrer

Yet, there will be lots of eLearning solutions aiming at these alternative platforms. Prediction #9 => Open Content I’m not sure why this already hasn’t had a bigger impact, but workplace learning is going to start to catch up on the value of OCW and OER. Just visit the OER Commons and Open Courseware Consortium. Cloud Computing / SaaS We are slowly moving towards computing as a service (cloud computing), platform as a service and software as a service.

Best Practices in Online Curriculum Development for Higher Education

Hurix Digital

You can browse through Open Educational Resources (OER) which are freely available and can include activities, images, assignments or a full text book. Top 5 Online Course Platforms for Educational Institutions.

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Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Reusing eLearning material (OER) from other sources or not, asks UNESCO. Three reasons why I hesitate - Ignatia Webs , September 22, 2010 Unesco is inviting us to jointly discuss OER, so if you are interested, let yourself be heard! concerning OER. Social Networking: A Platform for Training New Managers Online? Best of eLearning Learning in September 2010. As always, great stuff found in the eLearning world in September.

195 posts about MOOCs

Jay Cross

MOOCs are really a platform. MOOCs are a platform. Education as Platform: The MOOC Experience and what we can do to make it better STEPHEN DOWNES: HALF AN HOUR | FRIDAY, MARCH 23, 2012. MOOCs , OER University, Stanford AI. MOOCs are really a platform. MOOCs are a platform. The concept of MOOCs got a lot of coverage this month, and particularly the announcement by Coursera that they had signed up a number of universities to their MOOC -platform.

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Digital Courseware or ePUB – Which is the Future of Higher Education?

Kitaboo on EdTech

Companies use proprietary digital platforms to deliver digital courseware according to the needs of the students and their learning pace, allowing for the personalization of education and increased interactivity. Such solutions take help of content delivery platforms and custom publishing.

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

link] or [link] December 1, 2010 UNESCO-Commonwealth of Learning Policy Form on Open Educational Resources (OER): Taking OER beyond the OER Community – Policy and Capacity, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France. link] or [link] December 14, 2010 International Workshop on Knowledge Discovery Using Cloud and Distributed Computing Platforms , Sydney, Australia. Clayton Wright has done his amazing list of conferences again this year and has asked me to post again.

Top 40 eLearning Articles and 5 Hot Topics for Early March

eLearning Learning Posts

OER (9). Platform (34). Best of eLearning Learning. March 1, 2010 to March 14, 2010. March is off to a great start! And it’s nice to see that in the hot topics, the Big Question has had an influence. Nine Information Alternatives to the Now Defunct Training Magazine - Kapp Notes , March 2, 2010 Unfortunately, Training Magazine is folding up shop on its web site, print magazine and conferences. This post offers some other places to get information about training.

Learning Styles and Visualization

Mark Oehlert

Ive been tinkering with Many Eyes over the last couple of weeks as a way of exploring potential visual navigation tools/interfaces for Open University courses and qualifications, and OpenLearn OERs/course units: [link] and search for "many eyes". Application Becomes the Platform. The Application Becomes the Platform. e-Clippings (Learning As Art). Subscribe to e-Clippings (a division of blogoehlert). Facebook Profile. flickr. flick r.com.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] December 3-14, 2012 Open Content Licensing for Educators (#OCL4Ed), organized by the OER Foundation, offered online. link] December 10-11, 2012 International Workshop on Knowledge Discovery Using Cloud and Distributed Computing Platforms , 3 rd , Brussels, Belgium. Clayton R. Wright has done his 28th version of his amazing list of conferences again this year.