OER Creation and Development

This workshop will introduce attendees to and differentiate between OER (Open Educational Resources) and zero cost materials. We will focus on OER specifically as an opportunity to revisit pedagogical approaches, raise student information literacy, introduce a wider variety of course materials, and embrace interdisciplinarity. We will showcase already existing OER that are available for curation… Read More OER Creation and Development

Spring OER Initiative Seminar: Workshop I

The topic of the first cohort meeting is “What are OER?”   In this session we will introduce attendees to and differentiate between OER and zero cost materials. We will focus on OER specifically as an opportunity to revisit pedagogical approaches, raise student information literacy, introduce a wider variety of course materials, and embrace interdisciplinarity.… Read More Spring OER Initiative Seminar: Workshop I

Mapping Data Through Network Analysis

No matter what the discipline, any body of knowledge is built upon understanding relationships. An appreciation for how ideas, people, planets, physical processes, or geometric concepts interconnect offers students a platform for grounding their understanding of a topic. Today we are blessed (and some say cursed) with copious amounts of data that has been collected both… Read More Mapping Data Through Network Analysis