oer by chowe is licensed under a
Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License
5 Benefits of using oer
Credit stays with the creator
Everyone who has access to the
resources also has access to learning
Creations are accessible by many and as
such their value increases
5 Challenges of using oer
Finding resources requires time
Choosing resources requires careful scrutiny
A strategy is developed to use the resources
in a way that gets the greatest benefit for the
time spent gathering them
Open and Sharing are new concepts that
require cultivating and practicing.
One needs to develop new research and
Joys of using oer
Each new discovery brings with it the
enthusiasm to search out the next discovery!
There’s joy in learning
Joy and character come from creating,
sharing, and knowing that others do benefit
from the work
This process of research and learning helps
one to remain aware of current ideas
The sharing of work means you’ve joined a
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