Textbook Affordability and OER: A National Strategy

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  • These are the first 4 “I’s” of OER: ideology, individuals, institutions, infrastructure.

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  • For much of its history, OER has been idiosyncratic. This has been a good thing.

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  • Individual faculty, in far off corners, have brought OER to their classroom
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  • Individual teachers, in far flung places, have translated OER into local languages for their students.

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  • OER has been internally coherent, but not often systemically coherent.

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  • In the recent past, we have seen OER move from idiosyncratic to institutionalized.

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  • In some cases, folks are looking to adopt a full duck. (You just had to be there for this one).

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  • The open textbook and OER degree work is an example of OER becoming more institutionalized.

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  • The open textbook and OER degree work is an example of OER becoming more institutionalized.

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  • Networks of institutions are forming around OER-related work.

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  • But none of this matters unless the benefits of OER are leveraged for the individual.

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  • Many organizations are using OER to improve teaching and learning at the individual level.

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    Faculty like Amin Azzam are shining examples of how OER can be used in the classroom.

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  • Textbook Affordability and OER: A National Strategy

    1. 1. Textbook Affordability and OER A National Strategy TJ Bliss, Ph.D. @tjbliss Some Rights Reserved (Except where noted) https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
    2. 2. Open Educational Resources (OERs) are any type of educational materials that are in the public domain or introduced with an open license. The nature of these open materials means that anyone can legally and freely copy, use, adapt and re-share them. OERs range from textbooks to curricula, syllabi, lecture notes, assignments, tests, projects, audio, video and animation.
    3. 3. Open educational resources (OER) are freely available learning materials that can be downloaded, edited and shared to better serve all students.
    4. 4. Infrastructure Individuals Ideology Institutions
    5. 5. Idiosyncratic
    6. 6. Institutionalized
    7. 7. Individualized
    8. 8. https://wikiedu.org
    9. 9. @tjbliss http://www.slideshare.net/tjbliss/textbook- affordability-and-oer-a-national-strategy

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