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Challenges of open educational resources james rivard

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Assignment was to list 5 pros and cons of open education resources.

Assignment was to list 5 pros and cons of open education resources.

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  • 1. CHALLENGES OF OPEN EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES STUDENT: JAMES RIVARD TERM: WINTER 2014 Contact Info: jrivard@yvcc.edu
  • 2. BENEFITS: 1) OPEN THE DOORS TO THE WORLD AND FOR ANYONE ANYWHERE TO LEARN 2) PROVIDES A WIDE ARRAY OF SUPPLEMENTARY MATERIALS 3) SUPPORTS THE MISSION OF HIGHER ED 4) BREAKS DOWN BARRIERS AND BUILDS COLLABORATION 5) FREE RESOURCE 6) ALLOWS STUDENTS TO SEE COURSE MATERIAL EARLY TO HELP THEM CHOSE APPROPRIATE CLASS LEVEL WHICH SAVES THEM MONEY AND TIME (NOT TO MENTION IT MAY SAVE ON TEXTBOOK COST!) James Rivard
  • 3. CHALLENGES: 1) MAY NOT FIT THE NEEDS OF EVERY STUDENT 2) POTENTIAL ORGANIZATION ISSUES 3) POTENTIAL FUNDING ISSUES 4) LACK OF INTEREST/INCENTIVE TO SHARE 5) MORE PRESSURE ON RESEARCH VS. THE IMPORTANCE OF QUALITY TEACHING James Rivard