Library and OER Resources to Help Reduce the Cost of Textbooks
FSCJ Librarians Amber Strickland and Elisabeth Ball will provide information about library online resources that faculty can use to learn about incorporating OER into courses as well as useful OER repositories (e.g., Open Education Network, OpenStax). Several Canvas integrations with library online resources (e.g., LibGuides, PrepStep) will be shared as well as Canvas Commons learning units.
Presenters: Amber Strickland and Elisabeth Ball
Tuesday, March 8th at 1:00 pm / PD 1696
Using Developed OER Online Content in Multiple Modalities
The FSCJ's Center for eLearning has developed OER courses that can be adapted for any modality. In this presentation, we’ll tour several developed OER courses and discuss strategies and resources available to modify the content to suit a variety of instructor preferences.
Presenters: Dr. Ansa Reams-Johnson, Martha McNulty
Thursday, March 10th at 2:00 pm / PD 1639
CollabOERate: An OER Team Approach
FSCJ faculty, librarians, and instructional designers share the process of updating OER courses and the collaboration with the library to have these courses available as a digital textbook with integrated activities using Pressbooks and H5P.
Presenters: Dr. Scott Cason, Dr. Mary Lee Cunill, Dr. Shep Shepard, Dr. Jill Hagenberger, Shannon Dew, Emily O’Neil, Julie Pactor, Sharon Uskokovich
Tuesday, March 8th at 3:00 pm / PD 1695
Embracing OER: Tips, Tricks, and Strategies
Special guest, Dr. Erik Christensen, Dean at South Florida State College and Shannon Dew, Director of Online Library Services at FSCJ, will provide you with tips, tricks, and strategies focused on finding OER relevant to your discipline, evaluating OER to ensure it meets your learning objectives and is accurate and accessible, adopting and adapting OER to meet the needs of your students and your teaching style, and finally, advocating for the expanded use of OER.
Presenters: Dr. Erik Christensen (Dean, South Florida State College) and Shannon Dew (FSCJ)
Wednesday, March 9th at 2:00 pm / PD 1697
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