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Slides of the morning presentation by Terese Bird for the event : "Does it make a difference? The impact of repositories and OERs on teaching and learning", March 2011

Slides of the morning presentation by Terese Bird for the event : "Does it make a difference? The impact of repositories and OERs on teaching and learning", March 2011

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    • The Impact on Learning of iTunes U Open Educational Resources Terese Bird Learning Technologist and SCORE Fellow Beyond Distance Research Alliance University of Leicester 23 March, 2011
    • iTunes U for University
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    • 22 March 2011
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    • Snapshot via Twitter
      • 5 th – 10 th March 2011
      • “ iTunesU”
      • 101 tweets
        • 73 English
        • 28 non-English
    • Characterising iTunes U Tweets Category of Tweet Number Use iTunesU material to teach others 4 Use for oneself – just interested 13 Use for oneself – learn something specific 10 Technical discussion 7 Academic discussion 15 General positive 20 General positive – OER-related 3 Negative 1
    • What are iTunes U users thinking?
    • iTunes U Impact Survey
      • N = 126
    • iTunes U Impact Survey
      • 24.6% had already used educational material from iTunes or iTunes U
    • Open University iTunes U Site
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    • University of Leicester Microbiology Bytes iTunes podcasts 164 episodes; each file downloaded average of 73x every month at peak (Courtesy of Dr Alan Cann, University of Leicester Department of Biology http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/microbiologybytes-enhanced/id177803088)
    • Other Impact
      • PhD student applications improve
      • Hits on university website increase
      • Multimedia OER
      • Mobile OER
      • Beyond Campus
      • K-12
      Photo courtesy of superkimbo on Flickr
    • Photo courtesy of Sigalakos on Flickr