advancing formal and informal learning through the                                  worldwide sharing and use of free, ope...
Collaborate Window Overview      Audio	  &	  Video	         Par-cipants	           Chat	  
WelcomePlease introduce yourself in the chatwindow. Tell us how you heard about           today’s webinar?–  Una Daly, mod...
Agenda•    CCCOER Introduction•    Saylor’s Professional Development•    20 Million Mind’s Workforce Curricula•    KQED ES...
CCCOER Mission•  Promote adoption of OER to enhance   teaching and learning  – Expand access to education  – Support profe...
100+ Community & Technical College   members in OCW Consortium         Community College Consortium for OER               ...
Using Open & Free Resources       for Workforce Training•  Professional Development OER•  Developing OER Workforce Curricu...
Clinton Global Initiative:         Workforce TrainingJeff DavidsonStrategic Initiatives Manager
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
THREE SECTIONS OF COURSES       WORKPLACE SKILLS       JOB SEARCH SKILLS      CAREER DEVELOPMENT                HARNESSING...
WORKPLACE SKILLS •  COMPUTER	  SKILLS	  AND	  LITERACY	   •  PROFESSIONAL	  WRITING	   •  WORD	  PROCESSING	  (MicrosoG	  ...
JOB SEARCH SKILLS •  JOB	  SEARCH	  SKILLS	   •  RESUME	  WRITING	   •  INTERVIEWING	  SKILLS	   •  PROFESSIONAL	  ETIQUET...
CAREER DEVELOPMENTSAMPLE	  COURSE:	  PAYROLL	  APPLICATIONS	  •  SKILL	  ORIENTED	  •  LEARNING	  OUTCOME	  DRIVEN	  •  TH...
NEXT PHASE:        MULTICOURSE CERTIFICATESMULTI-­‐COURSE	  PROGRAM	  EXAMPLES	  •    SALES	  •    CUSTOMER	  SERVICE	  • ...
FOLLOW UP ACTION ITEMS	  •  SUGGEST	  CAREER	  DEVELOPMENT	  NEEDS	  •  PEER	  REVIEW	  AND	  DESIGN	  OPPORTUNITIES	  •  ...
Developing Workforce CurriculaJeff CohenTextbook Guru BloggerMayra LomberaOutreach & Development Director
•  Support the creation, sharing and     affordability of quality textbooks•    Embrace technology disruption•    Encourag...
20 Million Minds OER Projects•  OpenStax College  o    6 high quality OER books  o    All free at CNX.org•  Platform Devel...
C6 - West Hills Community College•  TAACCCT Grant recipient - 20 Million     Dollars•    C6 Consortium represents 11 San J...
The Process1) Identify Potential Courses2) Review current materials being used in class3) Review potential OER materials a...
The Process (cont)7) Select a development and distribution  platform8) Bring Team together for "Hack" Event9) Review, Revi...
Case Study - LVN TO RNTRANSITION•  Being used in 4 classes throughout the C6•  6 week course•  Current book costs over $80...
Case Study - LVN TO RNTRANSITION•  Development team broke the text down into     8 working modules•    Included basic skil...
Case Study - LVN TO RNTRANSITION•  Came to the event with work started•  Completed 80% of the book at the event•  Finished...
Case Study - LVN TO RNTRANSITION•  Chose the 20MMix Platform•  Student cost for online was under $7•  Students had print o...
LVN to RN - Next Steps•  Student Survey•  Faculty Survey•  Revise and Expand book based on feedback•  Share with other pro...
Takeaways•  Biggest challenge is getting started•  Important to set a plan and adhere to it•  Dont expect to get it perfec...
KQED EducationFree ESL Resources forEducatorsVisit www.kqed.org/eslContact: Maxine Einhorn   meinhorn@kqed.org
KQED Education ESL Resources•  Media-rich curriculum and training for   educators in adult schools, community   colleges a...
KQED ESL Curriculum ProjectsFree online resources in the following areas:                Health                Financial L...
Featured Curriculum Projects
Work Voices – current project•  Developed in partnership with a cohort of colleges and   adult schools in Silicon Valley.•...
Sample Work Voices•  Elia Ruano, Radiological Technologist  http://www.youtube.com/playlist?  list=PLAB3D01619BAB3D86
Work with KQED Education by…..•  Using these resources•  Field testing curriculum•  Developing curriculum•  Suggesting the...
February 26 WebinarThe Evolving Role of Librarians in OER• Sheila Afnan Manns and Kande Mickelson   Maricopa Community Col...
Thank you for attending!Please type your question in the chat window or            raise your hand to speak             Co...
Photo credits:   	     Share	  h[p://www.flickr.com/photos/opensourceway/4424154829/in/   photostream/	     IMG_4591	  h[p:...
Jan 29 using oer for workforce development
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Please join CCCOER on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 10:00 am (Pacific time) for a webinar on finding, developing, and adopting OER for workforce training and job search skills at community colleges. This webinar will feature three projects that are actively engaged in developing and promoting free and open resources to expand student access and improve career opportunities.


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The Saylor Foundation – Their Clinton Global Initiative project to provide open and free career skills training to disconnected youth and adult learners through the creation of multiple professional development modules will be shared. Courses available on on their website as well as options for mobile learners through iTunes will be shown.

Twenty Millions Minds Foundation - Their work with community college faculty to develop open textbooks for the allied health professions including nursing and physical therapy will be shared. Innovative approaches such as faculty hackathons for digital content development will be discussed.

KQED Education - The work voice video series featuring ESL students in Silicon Valley who have achieved new careers through programs and skills received at community colleges will be shared. Additional lesson plans for faculty who work with ESL students will be shown.

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Jan 29 using oer for workforce development

  1. 1. advancing formal and informal learning through the worldwide sharing and use of free, open, high-quality education materials organized as courses. Using OER for Workforce Training & Job Search Skills Jeff Davidson, Saylor FoundationJeff Cohen & Mayra Lombera, 20 Million Minds Foundation KQED ESL Work Voices January 29, 2013
  2. 2. Collaborate Window Overview Audio  &  Video   Par-cipants   Chat  
  3. 3. WelcomePlease introduce yourself in the chatwindow. Tell us how you heard about today’s webinar?–  Una Daly, moderator •  Community College Outreach Director at OCW Consortium
  4. 4. Agenda•  CCCOER Introduction•  Saylor’s Professional Development•  20 Million Mind’s Workforce Curricula•  KQED ESL Workvoices•  Next Webinar, February 26•  Q&A
  5. 5. CCCOER Mission•  Promote adoption of OER to enhance teaching and learning – Expand access to education – Support professional development – Advance community college mission Funded by the William & Flora Hewlett Foundation
  6. 6. 100+ Community & Technical College members in OCW Consortium Community College Consortium for OER
  7. 7. Using Open & Free Resources for Workforce Training•  Professional Development OER•  Developing OER Workforce Curricula•  Student Voices in Workforce Programs & Free Lesson Plans
  8. 8. Clinton Global Initiative: Workforce TrainingJeff DavidsonStrategic Initiatives Manager
  9. 9. PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
  10. 10. THREE SECTIONS OF COURSES WORKPLACE SKILLS JOB SEARCH SKILLS CAREER DEVELOPMENT HARNESSING  TECHNOLOGY  TO  MAKE  EDUCATION  FREE  
  11. 11. WORKPLACE SKILLS •  COMPUTER  SKILLS  AND  LITERACY   •  PROFESSIONAL  WRITING   •  WORD  PROCESSING  (MicrosoG  Office  10)   •  SPREADSHEETS   •  TIME  AND  STRESS  MANAGEMENT     HARNESSING  TECHNOLOGY  TO  MAKE  EDUCATION  FREE  
  12. 12. JOB SEARCH SKILLS •  JOB  SEARCH  SKILLS   •  RESUME  WRITING   •  INTERVIEWING  SKILLS   •  PROFESSIONAL  ETIQUETTE       HARNESSING  TECHNOLOGY  TO  MAKE  EDUCATION  FREE  
  13. 13. CAREER DEVELOPMENTSAMPLE  COURSE:  PAYROLL  APPLICATIONS  •  SKILL  ORIENTED  •  LEARNING  OUTCOME  DRIVEN  •  THIRTY  HOURS  MORE  COURSES  TO  BE  BUILT     HARNESSING  TECHNOLOGY  TO  MAKE  EDUCATION  FREE  
  14. 14. NEXT PHASE: MULTICOURSE CERTIFICATESMULTI-­‐COURSE  PROGRAM  EXAMPLES  •  SALES  •  CUSTOMER  SERVICE  •  PUBLIC  RELATIONS  /  SOCIAL  MEDIA     HARNESSING  TECHNOLOGY  TO  MAKE  EDUCATION  FREE  
  15. 15. FOLLOW UP ACTION ITEMS  •  SUGGEST  CAREER  DEVELOPMENT  NEEDS  •  PEER  REVIEW  AND  DESIGN  OPPORTUNITIES  •  PILOT  A  COURSE  AT  YOUR  SCHOOL?    CONTACT:    Jeff.davidson@saylor.org   HARNESSING  TECHNOLOGY  TO  MAKE  EDUCATION  FREE  
  16. 16. Developing Workforce CurriculaJeff CohenTextbook Guru BloggerMayra LomberaOutreach & Development Director
  17. 17. •  Support the creation, sharing and affordability of quality textbooks•  Embrace technology disruption•  Encourage new models which open access to educationGoal: Increase Access and Decrease Costs
  18. 18. 20 Million Minds OER Projects•  OpenStax College o  6 high quality OER books o  All free at CNX.org•  Platform Development o  Promise to remix, reuse and revise o  20MMix.org - Partner with Academic Pub o  MeshBook.org - Partner with Dynamic Books•  Trusted Advisor Program o  Work directly with grantees o  Project management and support
  19. 19. C6 - West Hills Community College•  TAACCCT Grant recipient - 20 Million Dollars•  C6 Consortium represents 11 San Joaquin Valley community colleges•  Training for new careers while meeting specific needs in its fast-growing industries•  Medical, Manufacturing, and Green Energy•  As part of the grant goal is to create as much OER content as possible
  20. 20. The Process1) Identify Potential Courses2) Review current materials being used in class3) Review potential OER materials already in the market4) Bring educators together to gauge interest5) Develop an outline and objectives for the course6) Begin content development
  21. 21. The Process (cont)7) Select a development and distribution platform8) Bring Team together for "Hack" Event9) Review, Revise, Edit10) Upload into platform11) Use in Class12) Survey, Review, Revise, Edit
  22. 22. Case Study - LVN TO RNTRANSITION•  Being used in 4 classes throughout the C6•  6 week course•  Current book costs over $80 per student•  Estimated number of students - 120
  23. 23. Case Study - LVN TO RNTRANSITION•  Development team broke the text down into 8 working modules•  Included basic skills and all learning objectives for the course•  Worked with Creative Commons to determine appropriate materials to meet the CC-BY requirement•  Wrote over half the materials from scratch, pulling key concepts and components from other work when necessary
  24. 24. Case Study - LVN TO RNTRANSITION•  Came to the event with work started•  Completed 80% of the book at the event•  Finished the book shortly after the event•  Began formatting & editing process of book•  Book began being used Jan 7, 2013
  25. 25. Case Study - LVN TO RNTRANSITION•  Chose the 20MMix Platform•  Student cost for online was under $7•  Students had print option for $25•  Book can be shared with any colleague teaching a similar course
  26. 26. LVN to RN - Next Steps•  Student Survey•  Faculty Survey•  Revise and Expand book based on feedback•  Share with other programs and grow adoptions
  27. 27. Takeaways•  Biggest challenge is getting started•  Important to set a plan and adhere to it•  Dont expect to get it perfect the first time•  Ensure you know what you are getting into•  It takes much longer than expected
  28. 28. KQED EducationFree ESL Resources forEducatorsVisit www.kqed.org/eslContact: Maxine Einhorn meinhorn@kqed.org
  29. 29. KQED Education ESL Resources•  Media-rich curriculum and training for educators in adult schools, community colleges and universities.•  Focus on media resources for ESL educators - that is using and making media.•  Media literacy and 21st century literacy skills are core to our work. 30
  30. 30. KQED ESL Curriculum ProjectsFree online resources in the following areas: Health Financial Literacy Green Jobs Eco-Literacy New Media Literacies ImmigrationVisit: www.kqed.org/esl
  31. 31. Featured Curriculum Projects
  32. 32. Work Voices – current project•  Developed in partnership with a cohort of colleges and adult schools in Silicon Valley.•  Interview series with former ESL students, now employed in vocational areas that offer possible career paths for immigrants.•  Starting in the health sector e.g. dental assistant, radiologist, medical student…•  Other employment sectors will be jobs in green tech, in business and technology companies. Work Voices modules will be tested in ESL classrooms and reviewed after student and instructor feedback.
  33. 33. Sample Work Voices•  Elia Ruano, Radiological Technologist http://www.youtube.com/playlist? list=PLAB3D01619BAB3D86
  34. 34. Work with KQED Education by…..•  Using these resources•  Field testing curriculum•  Developing curriculum•  Suggesting themes/projects•  Joining a focus group Contact: Maxine Einhorn meinhorn@kqed.org
  35. 35. February 26 WebinarThe Evolving Role of Librarians in OER• Sheila Afnan Manns and Kande Mickelson Maricopa Community College District• Angela Secrest Houston Community College District• Other Librarians Image: Reeding lesson cc-by-nc-sa
  36. 36. Thank you for attending!Please type your question in the chat window or raise your hand to speak Contact Information Una Daly unatdaly@ocwconsortium.org Jeff Davidson jeff.davidson@saylor.org Jeff Cohen jeff@20mm.org Mayra Lombera mayra@20mm.org Maxine Einhorn meinhorn@kqed.org
  37. 37. Photo credits:   Share  h[p://www.flickr.com/photos/opensourceway/4424154829/in/ photostream/   IMG_4591  h[p://www.flickr.com/photos/bionicteaching/4700979984/  cc-­‐by-­‐sa   La  belle  tzigane  h[p://www.flickr.com/photos/joyoflife/21063837    cc-­‐by-­‐saAsian Library Interior 5 http://www.flickr.com/photos/ubclibrary/453351638/ cc-by-nc-saPetru http://www.flickr.com/photos/joyoflife/23724427/ cc-by-nc-saOpensourceways http://www.flickr.com/photos/opensourceway/4371000710/ cc-by-sa

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