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  • 1:00:40 Mahara Featured in Exploring ePortfolio Technologies Web Series

    Mahara Featured in Exploring ePortfolio Technologies Web Series

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    The "Exploring ePortfolio Technologies" series considers Mahara as an open source platform for electronic portfolios. The series is co-sponsored by AAEEBL, EPAC, and ePortfolio California.

  • 1:02:14 The Stitz-Zeager Open Source Precalculus Project

    The Stitz-Zeager Open Source Precalculus Project

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    Carl Stitz of Lakeland Community College and Jeff Zeager of Lorain County Community College discuss an "open source" college algebra textbook and a later precalculus text they created. The materials are being used at University of Wisconsin, Suffolk Unive

  • 48:07 Fostering Open Education Friendly Policies on Your Campus

    Fostering Open Education Friendly Policies on Your Campus

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    A panel of leaders from the Community College Consortium for Open Educational Resources present on OER Friendly Policies: Angela Secrest, Houston Community College Library Director; Tom Caswell, Open Course Library PM, Washington State; Dr. Robin Donaldso

  • 53:06 Open Education Revolution - From Open Access to Open Credentialing (OTC12)

    Open Education Revolution - From Open Access to Open Credentialing (OTC12)

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    A decade ago, MIT OpenCourseware ignited an open education revolution sharing lectures and course syllabi online and thousands of colleges and universities worldwide joined. Fast-forward to 2011, 160,000enroll in an open Artificial Intelligence course at

  • 1:00:30 CCCOER- Writing Commons, an open textbook community for college-level writers

    CCCOER- Writing Commons, an open textbook community for college-level writers

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    Joe Moxley, Quentin Vieregge, Karen Langbehn, and Katelin Kaiser of the University of South Florida present for the Open Courseware Consortium and CCCOER (Community College Consortium for Open Educational Resources) about WC (Writing Commons), an open tex

  • 38:50 Supporting Your Students in the Online Environment: How and Why  (OTC11)

    Supporting Your Students in the Online Environment: How and Why (OTC11)

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    Peggy Hohensee, Michelle Lis, and Gina Quesinberry of Kaplan University describe the benefits of online services, the Kaplan approach to live tutoring, modules, Question&Answer services, workshops, submission service, and reference library. Also described

  • 54:07 Open Textbooks and Learner Accessibilty - Standards, Design, and Formats (OTC11)

    Open Textbooks and Learner Accessibilty - Standards, Design, and Formats (OTC11)

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    This is an overview of how open textbooks expand access to education but need to be accessible in order to usable by all learners. College Open Textbooks in partnership with Virtual Ability evaluated 60 open textbooks for adherence to the WCAG 2.0 POUR Ac

  • 1:00:41 OTC11 Creative Commons-Openning the door to sharing

    OTC11 Creative Commons-Openning the door to sharing

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    Jane Park from Creative Commons discusses current barriers to sharing educational resources, and how Creative Commons licenses help to overcome these barriers and realize the full benefits of digitally enabled education. She demonstrates how you can use C

  • 1:10:28 Open Learning: The Future of Education (OTC11)

    Open Learning: The Future of Education (OTC11)

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    Significant changes are taking place in our society and culture, largely driven by the participative, collaborative, and open technologies. These technologies have the potential to dramatically (and quickly) change public expectations of the role of schoo

  • 58:10 CONNEXIONS- TRANSITIONING FROM THE EDGE OF EDUCATION TO THE MAINSTREAM

    CONNEXIONS- TRANSITIONING FROM THE EDGE OF EDUCATION TO THE MAINSTREAM

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    Connexions - cnx.org - is presented by Joel Thierstein, Associate Provost of Rice University and Connexions Director. Connexions is a place to view and share educational material made of small knowledge chunks called modules that can be organized as cours

  • 54:07 Open Textbooks and Learner Accessibility: Standards, Design,&Formats (OTC11)

    Open Textbooks and Learner Accessibility: Standards, Design,&Formats (OTC11)

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    Alice Krueger of Virtual Ability, Inc. discusses open textbooks, the need for accessibility to be included in their production, the challenges that diverse learners face, structural accessibility problems for authors, PDF accessibility issues, content org

  • 48:05 Open Textbooks Put Community College Instructors in Charge of Textbook Content and Cost

    Open Textbooks Put Community College Instructors in Charge of Textbook Content and Cost

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    This webinar describes open textbook licensing and benefits for both instructors and students, explains the difference between lists and repositories, cites 5 lists and 7 repositories, explains the peer review processes, and introduces 5 commercial publis

  • 1:05:50 CCCOER May Webinar-Public speaking with the Open Course Library

    CCCOER May Webinar-Public speaking with the Open Course Library

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    Ellen Bremen, Instructional Designer and Faculty member of Highline Community College, joins Phil Venditti and Edison Justiniano of Park Technical College to describe Washington's Open Course Library, a collection of openly licensed college courses and th

  • 31:16 Open Source for Educators (College of the Redwoods Workshop)

    Open Source for Educators (College of the Redwoods Workshop)

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    Workshop by Geoff Cain on Open Source software, which evolves from use, is free, and updated by users on an ongoing basis.

  • 59:56 OTC12 - So much open courseware, so little time.

    OTC12 - So much open courseware, so little time.

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    New repositories of open courseware and open courses are sprouting faster than spring flowers. These websites promise inexpensive open-licensed lessons, assignments, assessments, projects, videos and more. This session categorizes these offerings by acade

  • 35:46 Online Course Accommodations for Students with Disabilities (OTC12)

    Online Course Accommodations for Students with Disabilities (OTC12)

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    Matt Gehrett demonstrates available software and applications for online students with disabilities, along with the principles for providing these accommodations. Accessibility errors can be automatically assessed by online products, and there are many re

  • 49:34 Share and Share Alike - Finding and Authoring Open Textbooks

    Share and Share Alike - Finding and Authoring Open Textbooks

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    Una Daly, professor at Foothill College and Associate Director of Open Textbooks, describes the benefits of open source, the properties of open textbooks, examples of organizations and sources of open educational resources, open licensing options, authori

  • 57:36 Open Courseware Development- Health Ed Case Study (OTC12)

    Open Courseware Development- Health Ed Case Study (OTC12)

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    OpenCourseware holds much promise as a way to bust open classroom doors (and course sites), foster knowledge sharing, and nurture collaboration. Such efforts are not without major challenges, however. Hear a blow-by-blow account of what it took to develop

  • 20:21 Finding OER (facilitated by Cathy Swift)

    Finding OER (facilitated by Cathy Swift)

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    Cathy Swift of MERLOT provides OER basic training in a workshop July 13, 2012. The discussion includes Rob Abel (IMS Global), Malissa Attebery (Lone Star College Online), and Henry Sage (Northern Virginia Community College).

  • 56:24 Free the Texts - How Open Texts are Disrupting Publishing and Improving Outcomes

    Free the Texts - How Open Texts are Disrupting Publishing and Improving Outcomes

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    Eric Frank of Flat World Knowledge presents at the Online Teaching Conference in 2011 about how open textbooks and open educational resources (OER) are changing the publishing and education landscapes. The presentation particularly focuses on the business

  • 1:03:18 CCCOER Webinar - Open Online Math Homework for Open Textbooks

    CCCOER Webinar - Open Online Math Homework for Open Textbooks

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    Community College Consortium for Open Educational Resources Webinar with David Lippman, Math professor from Pierce Community College and James Sousa, Math Professor from Phoenix Community College, on the open online math homework system (MyOpenMath.com) t

  • 48:40 OpenGeo for Educators - Setting a Place at the Table for Open Source GIS

    OpenGeo for Educators - Setting a Place at the Table for Open Source GIS

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    The Geospatial Revolution, Geospatial education, obstacles and challenges when teacing GIS, and a live software demonstration of GIS software are presented.

  • 55:26 A Revolution in Learning: CCCOER

    A Revolution in Learning: CCCOER

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    How the Community College Consortium for Open Education Resources is revolutionizing learning. James Glapa-Grossklag describes the history of OER, from MIT Open Courseware to CCCOER and TAACCCT grants. What are OER, examples of OER, who's engaged in OER,

  • 59:19 Educational Outreach Webinars Planning (CCCOER)

    Educational Outreach Webinars Planning (CCCOER)

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    Una Daly, Community College Outreach Manager for Open Courseware Consortium, leads a Webinar to plan Webinars for OER outreach, including a review of 2011 Webinars, questions about the frequency of Webinars, best times and days, and possible topics for 20

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