NB Claims Garden entry. Example of a claim with links to nine pieces of evidence that have been cited in support of the claim. Note similar number of pieces of counter-evidence. It’s up to the OER community to decide for themselves. This is an illustration of the ‘storyteller’ or anecdotal evidence that is distilled within the hub.
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Overview of the purpose of challenge and solution categories within EH
So far, we haven’t really spoken about evidence. But that’s got to be the main thrust of this.
olnet.org Open Educational Resources: Gathering the evidence for Impact Patrick McAndrew & Rob Farrow The Open University UK “ Do we really know what everyone is doing and what everyone knows?”
Outcomes & findings 28 Fellowships Research projects and ORO Publications UNESCO survey of non-English OER Data from China teaching excellence Barriers to OCW in Turkey Trackable resources from Canada Auto analysis software from Xerox New models of use in Brazil Understanding African infrastructure Models for social uptake for US Approaches to mapping the OER world Learning design and patterns for OER 19378 Rethinking openness 25819 Understanding what teachers want 24118 How users participate 22288 Studying the ways groups learn 23392 Directions for education 21894 Collective intelligence models 23352 Infrastructure Cohere ci.olnet.org olnet.org Cloudworks OERoploy Claims Garden
Why is a Challenge important, or a solution meaningful?
We need to find evidence
Different levels for the different kinds of claims being made
Evidence can be subjected to Collective Intelligence
Linked to new claims the OER movement wants to make
Challenged by other pieces of evidence
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