Use of OER in CTE and Workforce Development, April 21 2011


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  • Use of OER in CTE and Workforce Development, April 21 2011

    1. 1. Open Resources for Career Education and Workforce Development Training April 21, 2011 Provided by College Open Textbooks Jacky Hood and Una Daly Slide
    2. 2. Chat Audio Emoticons Participants ON  OFF Slide TYPE YOUR COMMENT HERE
    3. 3. Work to do today… <ul><li>Overview of Open Educational Resources </li></ul><ul><li>Self-Introductions and Expectations </li></ul><ul><li>Finding and Using OER </li></ul><ul><li>Example: Health Information Systems </li></ul><ul><li>Exercise: find an open resource yourself </li></ul><ul><li>Report on the exercise </li></ul><ul><li>Example: Green Technology including solar </li></ul><ul><li>Open resources participants can use in the future </li></ul>open licensed by Arirul H. Bhuiyan Slide
    4. 4. What is an open educational resource? <ul><li>Modifiable by Instructor </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Digital, Modular </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Open Licensed </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Low cost </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Free online </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Printable </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Paper bound printing </li></ul></ul>CC BY Some rights reserved by Monica's Dad Slide
    5. 5. How open educational resources are learner-centered <ul><li>Simulations and Multi-media </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Engage students in interactive learning </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Captioned video </li></ul><ul><ul><li>English language learners </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Increase learning over print materials alone </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Free Access </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Make resources affordable </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Can be modified </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Customize resources for student needs </li></ul></ul>Slide
    6. 6. A world of open resources… <ul><li>Lessons </li></ul><ul><li>Syllabi </li></ul><ul><li>Assessments </li></ul><ul><li>Sound files </li></ul><ul><li>Images </li></ul><ul><li>Videos </li></ul><ul><li>Assignments </li></ul><ul><li>Projects </li></ul><ul><li>Lectures </li></ul><ul><li>Games </li></ul><ul><li>Classes </li></ul><ul><li>Textbooks </li></ul>Open licensed by GordonMcDowell Open licensed by Will Simpson Slide Opened by
    7. 7. Reasons to use OER… <ul><li>Share high quality resources </li></ul><ul><li>Engage your students </li></ul><ul><li>Save $$$ </li></ul><ul><li>Stay out of jail </li></ul>Okd for reuse Kim Tyo-Dickerson Okd for reuse by coolspots blog alcatraz Slide
    8. 8. Share it forward <ul><li>OER grows exponentially when adopters/adapters open license their creations and make them easily available </li></ul><ul><li>Choose an open repository that honors your license choice </li></ul>Slide
    9. 9. Creative Commons Open License Slide
    10. 10. Introductions and expectations… Slide Name Location Expectations from this Workshop
    11. 11. Lists and Repositories <ul><li>Lists point to resources on other sites </li></ul><ul><li>Lists are more useful to searchers </li></ul><ul><li>Repositories contain the actual resources </li></ul>Reusable by Blond Blog Slide
    12. 12. Where and how to search Google, Yahoo!, Bing -- Filtered Slide
    13. 13. OER Commons <ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>User-friendly interface </li></ul><ul><li>Select by discipline, media type, or grade level </li></ul><ul><li>26,000+ modules </li></ul><ul><li>247 textbooks </li></ul><ul><li>Advanced search </li></ul><ul><li>Rated and reviewed by members </li></ul>Slide
    14. 14. Federal Resources for Educational Excellence: http:// <ul><li>Select by subject </li></ul><ul><li>Choose from </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Animations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Primary Documents </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Photos </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Videos </li></ul></ul>University of Michigan Library Card Catalog by dfulmer / CC BY Slide Slide
    15. 15. Searching on Creative Commons <ul><li>Granter of open licenses </li></ul><ul><li>Creates a filtered Google search </li></ul><ul><li>Frustration: hard to get the actual URL; displayed in a CC Commons frame </li></ul>Slide
    16. 16. Demonstrate searching for Open Resources <ul><li>FIND </li></ul><ul><li>Photograph of a construction worker </li></ul><ul><li>Video about biotech </li></ul>reusable by gcoldironjr2003 Slide Open licensed by wikimedia
    17. 17. Photograph of a construction worker Slide CC by wool’s photostream CC by wikipedia All found on Creative Commons CC by seattle municipal archives, Flickr
    18. 18. Videos about biotech <ul><li>On Creative Commons </li></ul><ul><li>Del Mar College BioTech Summit – tied into agriculture education CC BY </li></ul><ul><li>Health Informatics and Social Media </li></ul><ul><li>On OER Commons </li></ul><ul><li>Video diary of how Forsyth Tech Community College developed a demand driven biotech curriculum </li></ul><ul><li>The Pulse of Scientific Freedom in the Age of Biotech </li></ul><ul><li>Plus 5 more biotech videos </li></ul>Slide
    19. 19. Challenge: Teach basic skills in the context of an occupation <ul><li>Find basic skills courseware that fits the needs </li></ul><ul><li>Decide how to use the courseware </li></ul><ul><li>Optional: Modify the courseware to contextualize the learning </li></ul><ul><li>Find open resources to contextualize the learning to particular occupation(s) </li></ul><ul><li>Sew it together </li></ul>Slide Basic Skills Class Open Photos Open Student/ Team Project Open ‘ Game Open Video Open licensed Quizzes
    20. 20. Finding open courseware for basic skills <ul><li>Communications </li></ul><ul><li>Leadership </li></ul><ul><li>Math </li></ul>Slide magnifyingglass cc licensed by Andercismo Filter for ‘courses’ or ‘classes’ on OER Commons & other sites
    21. 21. Open Basic Skills Classes: Communications <ul><li>Other Finds </li></ul><ul><li>How to Communicate as a Health Volunteer – good to pick and choose from </li></ul><ul><li>Communications Quiz -- Reject -- for Ireland and too low level; not relevant; complex licensing </li></ul><ul><li>Communication - conversation class - too high level </li></ul><ul><li>Key skill assessment: communication from Open Learn - 50 hours! -- perhaps for self-study </li></ul><ul><li>Basics of Oral Business Communication - FlatWorld Knowledge </li></ul><ul><li>Searched on OER Commons with Full Course selected </li></ul><ul><li>Best choice: The Seven Challenges Workbook by Dennis Rivers </li></ul>Slide
    22. 22. Open Basic Skills Classes: Leadership <ul><li>MIT </li></ul><ul><li>Leadership Development </li></ul><ul><li>Cross-Cultural Leadership </li></ul><ul><li>Practical Leadership </li></ul><ul><li>Leadership Development </li></ul><ul><li>Dynamic Leadership: Using Improvisation in Business </li></ul><ul><li>Students Circle Network </li></ul><ul><li>Building and Leading Effective Teams </li></ul><ul><li>Connexions </li></ul><ul><li>Leadership by Debbie Gulick on CNX – includes this graphic >>>>> </li></ul>Slide
    23. 23. Open Basic Skills Classes: Math <ul><li>MITE NROC Hippocampus </li></ul><ul><li>Algebra in English & Spanish </li></ul><ul><li>Calculus in English & Spanish </li></ul><ul><li>Statistics in English </li></ul><ul><li>Coming soon </li></ul><ul><li>Pre-Algebra in English & Spanish for middle school </li></ul><ul><li>Pre-Algebra for Adults </li></ul><ul><li>Very high-quality interactive and adapting classes </li></ul> Slide
    24. 24. OER for Health Information Careers <ul><li>Overview of HIS/HIT/HIM </li></ul><ul><li>Search on OER Commons </li></ul><ul><li>Search on Creative Commons </li></ul><ul><li>Zero in on ancillaries that will put a communications skills class in an HIS/HIT/HIM context </li></ul><ul><li>Tools to sew the class and the ancillaries together </li></ul>Slide Jacky Hood
    25. 25. Health Information Systems / Health Information Technologies <ul><li>Health Information Systems / Health Information Technologies (HIS/HIT) careers booming </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Medical Records sharing among providers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>HIPAA added more jobs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Requirement of federal healthcare legislation </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Ohio State Site* </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Health Information Management (HIM) Careers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>HIM Professionals in the Workplace </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Professional Growth and Income </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Impact of Health Reform on HIM * </li></ul></ul>Slide
    26. 26. Search Results on OER Commons <ul><li>30+ results; 6 valid; Used “All of the words”; Exact Phrase did not work; Separate searches HIS, HIT, HIM </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Information Technology in the Health Care System of the Future </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Medical Computing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Computing for Biomedical Scientists </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Biomedical Information Technology </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Difficulties Implementing an Electronic Medical Record for Diverse Healthcare Service Providers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A Second Life for E-Health </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>First 4 are MIT courseware, 5 th one is Berkeley webcast: 6 th is SciVee video </li></ul></ul>Slide
    27. 27. Getting More Specific <ul><li>Search on: ‘Communications Skills for HealthCare Information Technology’ </li></ul><ul><li>OER Commons: Patient Communication Skills </li></ul><ul><li>Specific to dentistry but </li></ul><ul><li>provided this picture> </li></ul><ul><li>Eventually hit pay dirt; </li></ul><ul><li>see next slide </li></ul>Open licensed by U. of Michigan Slide
    28. 28. Best site: Health Informatics <ul><li> Scroll down on the main page </li></ul><ul><li>All materials completely open licensed </li></ul><ul><li>Examples </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Cloud Computing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Corepoint Health Software </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>MEDCIN- system of standardized medical terminology </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Medical Transcription Software </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mobile Apps for Healthcare </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Public Health Informatics Institute </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Telemedicine using iPhones </li></ul></ul>CC BY SA by Health Informatics Slide
    29. 29. Apply the Steps <ul><li>√ Find basic skills courseware that fits the needs </li></ul><ul><li>√ Decide how to use the courseware </li></ul><ul><li>√ Optional: Modify the courseware to contextualize the learning </li></ul><ul><li>√ Find open resources to contextualize the learning to particular occupation(s) </li></ul><ul><li>Sew it together </li></ul>Slide 7 Challenges Communications Class VIDEO: Telemedicine using iPhones ‘ Breaking Bad News’ found on Medical Education Online CC licensed Online listening quiz with video
    30. 30. Tools to combine OER <ul><li>PowerPoint </li></ul><ul><li>Moodle: free moodle hosting is available to California Community Colleges at </li></ul><ul><li>OER Glue </li></ul>Slide From Open Class Open Photo Open Quiz Open Video From Open Class
    31. 31. OER Glue Slide
    32. 32. Let’s search on our own for 15 minutes max Slide <ul><li>Choose a topic </li></ul><ul><li>Try OER Commons Advanced Search </li></ul><ul><li>If no results, broaden search </li></ul><ul><li>If you have no topic in mind, try </li></ul><ul><li>Green Technology </li></ul><ul><li>Clean Technology </li></ul><ul><li>Solar Power </li></ul>Okd for reuse by shooting ellie
    33. 33. Results from your searches Slide
    34. 34. OER Solar Energy Careers <ul><li>Search open textbooks </li></ul><ul><li>Search online courses </li></ul><ul><li>Department of Energy resources </li></ul><ul><li>National Renewable Energy Laboratory </li></ul><ul><li>Open Energy Info </li></ul><ul><li>Environmental Protection Agency clean jobs </li></ul>Slide Una Daly
    35. 35. Search for open textbooks <ul><li>Select subject area </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ Science & Technology ” </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Search term </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ solar power” </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Look at Comments and Peer Reviews </li></ul><ul><li>Click on link for description </li></ul><ul><li>Click on Material to go to resources site </li></ul>Slide
    36. 36. Photovoltaics online textbook Slide
    37. 37. MITE national repository of online courses <ul><li>Subject </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Environmental science </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Grade level </li></ul><ul><ul><li>9-12 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Renewable </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Solar heating system </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Photovoltaic cells </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Videos </li></ul></ul></ul>Slide Slide
    38. 38. DOE energy education & workforce <ul><li>Clean energy jobs </li></ul><ul><li>K-12 lesson plans </li></ul><ul><li>Education & professional development </li></ul><ul><li>Internships, fellowships, & scholarships </li></ul><ul><li>Competitions </li></ul><ul><li>Greening your school </li></ul>Slide
    39. 39. Teach and Learn <ul><li>Topic: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>energy </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Keyword: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>solar power </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Grade level: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>9-12 </li></ul></ul>Understanding Earth's Energy Sources Grades: 9-12 Topics: Biomass, Wind Energy, Hydrogen and Fuel Cells, Solar, Vehicles, Geothermal Slide
    40. 40. National Renewable Energy Laboratory <ul><li>In My Backyard Tool </li></ul><ul><li>Enter Address </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Uses GIS to estimate electricity you can produce using solar voltaic or wind turbine at home or business. </li></ul></ul>Slide Slide
    41. 41. Open energy information (NREL) <ul><li>International solar resources </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Energy concentration </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Analysis tools </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Installations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Manufacturing </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Pricing </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Companies </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Incentives </li></ul></ul>Slide
    42. 42. State, local climate energy program / <ul><li>Workforce Development </li></ul><ul><ul><li>What are clean energy jobs? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>How does a state develop clean energy workforce? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>What certificates are used? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>What are states doing? </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Resources </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Community colleges and the green workforce </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>U.S. department of labor grant programs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Renewable energy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Renewable energy training best practices </li></ul></ul>Slide
    43. 43. Wrap-up <ul><li>Questions, Comments, Suggestions </li></ul><ul><li>Please join our community http://collegeopentextbooks.ning/com </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> 650 949-7118 </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] 650 949-7091 </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>Slide