SUBR FACULTY DEVELOPMENT
DISCOVERING OER FOR YOUR DISCIPLINE

SPONSORS:

Office of the Interim Executive Vice-President for Academic Affairs & Provost 
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LOUISIANA BOARD OF REGENTS - TASK FORCE ON ONLINE LEARNING: INNOVATION GRANT 2017
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HEWLETT FOUNDATION/CSU OER SUBCONTRACT
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SUS COUNCIL FOR ONLINE LEARNING PRACTITIONERS (SUS-COLP)
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WORKSHOP DATE

FRIDAY,  JULY 13, 2018
from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM 


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Southern University A&M College - Baton Rouge, LA

 
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Professor Moustapha Diack
Director, Online Learning and Faculty Development - Southern University A&M College
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SU System Assistant VP for Online Services
Southern University System

Professor Moustapha Diack is an international leader in the area of Open Education Resources (OER) adoption and research. He is member of the MERLOT Faculty Development Board since the inception of the organization. He is the co-founder of the MERLOT Africa Network (MAN) and Chair of the Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) Summit on Affordable Learning Solutions (AL$) and Quality Online Program. 

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SUS LAUNCHED A DIGITAL REPOSITORY FOR EDUCATION

The Southern University System in collaboration with the California State University System just lauched an online digital library for teaching and learning. Now SU faculty can use high quality content to design online courses covering all disciplines and free eTextbook to increase college access and success.

Please visit the Library: www.suol4ed.org 

 

SUBR - FACULTY DEVELOPMENT
NURTURING A CULTURE OF ONLINE QUALITY ASSURANCE

HARNESSING THE SUS OPEN LIBRARY: DESIGNING OER-BASED COURSES

FRIDAY -  JULY 13, 2018
8:30 AM to 12:00 PM 

Digital credential Badge earned by SU faculty for having successfully completed workshop 3 of the SU Professional Development Institute.DI.  
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Course Overview:

This workshop is a 1/2-day course that provides participants with a clear understanding of Open Education Resources (OER), Creative Commons Licensing (CC) and the search and discovery of OER from international repositories and affordable learning solution portals. It focuses on search strategies that enable participants to discover multimedia learning resources and open textbook for online course design. Participants will develop OER collections and Teaching Portfolios using the MERLOT Content Builder.

Course Objectives:

By completing this course, learners will be able:

  1. Analyze best practices for finding and adopting open educational resources for their respective disciplines
  2. Critically discuss the foundation of Creative Commons (CC) Licensing
  3. Distinguish the difference types of CC licenses
  4. Create a collection of OER for teaching and learning
  5. Create a Course Alignment Map (Known as Course Map)
  6. Contribute to an international repository of OER, MERLOT
  7. Create an online course portfolio showcase using the MERLOT Content Builder

REFERENCES TO LEARN MORE

We have compiled a series of references relevant to this workshop.

Open Education Resources - Quality Matter Compilation

A Textbook Zero degree - Tidewater Community College will launch a pilot project this fall aimed at easing the pain of soaring textbook costs for college students.

Saving and Student Success
Tidewater Community College has saved students $1 million with its zero-textbook-cost degree program. An added bonus: course retention and grades are rising.

Southern University launched an online digital library for teaching and learning. Now SU faculty can use high quality content to design online courses covering all disciplines and free eTextbook to increase college access and success

Galileo Open Learning Material
This is an initiative from Affordable Learning Georgia sharing faculty and etextbook course portfolios from the system's internal grants to promote OER.

Leveraging MERLOT - We compiled excellent resources showcasing the MERLOT (Multimedia Education Resources for Learning and Online Teaching) collection of OER. This is contributed by the Southern University COLP.

MERLOT Content Builder - MERLOT is releasing a new interface design for its popular Web development tool, Content Builder. Originally built and supported by the Carnegie Foundation

The Open Educational Resources (OER) Degree Initiative seeks to boost college access and completion, particularly for underserved students, by engaging faculty in the redesign of courses and degree programs through the replacement of proprietary textbooks with open educational resources.

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EPORTFOLIO SHOWCASES

CSU Faculty E-portfolio Showcases

Welcome to the CSU Course Redesign with Technology ePortfolio Showcase.  Discover faculty created ePortfolios documenting their course redesign experiences and accomplishments by entering a search term or browsing by discipline.

Virtual Laboratory Showcases

At colleges and universities across the country, students increasingly are using online simulations, animation and other technologies to replicate — and, some say, improve upon — the hands-on experience of a typical lab.