Students as OER Creators: The Ultimate Engagement Activity
This session introduces OER and describes the development and implementation of an OER project within an online course. A framework is provided to facilitate development of OER projects in other courses. This topic is timely as learner engagement declines and costs for textbooks increase. It will facilitate attendees to explore new and innovative strategies to overcome these barriers to learning and create affordable, interactive experiences geared toward learner engagement and student success.
Define OER, including its uses and limitations.
Explain the role that OER has in encouraging student engagement.
Identify opportunities for implementing OER projects within their own courses.
Leslie Redmond, Assistant Professor, University of Alaska Anchorage
Veronica Howard, Assistant Professor, University of Alaska Anchorage