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Talk for Books in Browsers 2013 at the Internet Archive in San Francisco. Showing a new WYSISWYG editor for creating and adapting textbooks in EPUB, web, and PDF format. …

Talk for Books in Browsers 2013 at the Internet Archive in San Francisco. Showing a new WYSISWYG editor for creating and adapting textbooks in EPUB, web, and PDF format. http://github.com/oerpub/github-bookeditor

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  • If I have to remember a poem, then use speech to text to "grade" me. This can quiz me about when the exam is, and give me pictures of people I met at a conference to remember their names.
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    • 1. Textbooks in Browsers Kathi Fletcher @kefletcher, @oerpub bit.ly / fletcher-bib13 kathi.fletcher@gmail.com
    • 2. My Background Kathi Fletcher Connexions PM and Technical Director 4 Yrs Shuttleworth Foundation Fellow 3 Yrs Tools for Remixing Open Education Resources http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 3. Vision for learning Content with connections My classes and my past knowledge Everywhere I am, on all my devices ===> Student image: By Ron player8 (On College, only for distribution.) CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
    • 4. Learning content classes, textbooks, articles Collabo rative Stats http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 5. Transmogrified classes, textbooks, articles Collabo rative Stats => http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 6. Everywhere classes, textbooks, articles Collabo rative Stats online, mobile, print => => http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 7. Books & courses in - flash cards out Collabo rative Stats => Birds By Pierre Dalous (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
    • 8. Learning content in - practice probs out Collabo rative Stats =>
    • 9. How? Find definitions for flash cards. http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 10. How? Find learner's notes http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 11. How? Find exercises and problems http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 12. What is needed to achieve the vision? Common Format ● Recognizable structure (definitions, exercises, etc.) Easy to use editor for authors Easy to extend http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 Publicly available books @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 13. All possible now HTML5 (language of the web) ● Separate structure and style ● HTMLBook, TextbookHTML ● EPUB3 (language of mobile web) ● Browser-based technology ● Create, annotate, view on the web ● Content hosts http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 ● Github, Connexions ● @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 14. Github-Bookeditor http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 15. Principles: as much like word/gdocs as possible @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 16. Principle: support attribution http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 17. Principle: born accessible Images, tables, mathematics @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 18. Principle: Mathematics editing support @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 19. Principle: drag and drop examples, exercises, notes @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 20. Principle: Support collaboration http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 21. About github-bookeditor Usability, accessibility ● Books stored on github ● Format EPUB3/HTML5 (TextbookHTML) ● ● Edit in the browser Open source (github.com/oerpub) ● Based on Aloha http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 ● Embeddable, adaptable ● @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 22. View book on github http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 23. Services: PDF on demand http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 24. Services: PDF on demand http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 25. Other versions of the editor: remix.oerpub.org
    • 26. Other versions of the editor: remix.oerpub.org
    • 27. Connexions' version of the editor http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 28. Another adaptation: DHWriter http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 29. Try it out Bookeditor (alpha): (Chrome only right now) If you don't have a github account, x out of the login and you can be anonymous Demo book opens and has some more information and links editor.oerpub.org or oerpub.github.io/github-bookeditor Developers: github.com/oerpub/github-bookeditor github.com/oerpub/Aloha-Editor http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 github.com/philschatz/pdf-ci @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13
    • 30. Hackday Tomorrow! October 26, San Francisco Find Phil – key designer, developer cnx.org Help us integrate EPUBjs and Hypothes.is Use vagrant to get a developer instance up and explore your own ideas to extend the editor. @oerpub @kefletcher http://bit.ly/fletcher-bib13 #bib13

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