Open Ed

9X9X25 Challenge, Extender Blogs, North Cohort, West Cohort

I would like to become known as a curator, please @OntarioExtend

On this fine fall day, I would like to curate some content to demonstrate that I meet the Ontario Extend curator badge criteria. This post will attempt to be sassy and fun. Oh, and I might as well use it for the 9x9x25 challenge since I am falling behind on those posts. GDJ / Pixabay √ Defined content curation. Here is a curated definition found using the OER Commons: Curation: the process of selecting, organizing, and sharing high-quality teaching and […]

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Extender Blogs, North Cohort, West Cohort

How @YouTube can Expand Presentation Opportunities: Looking Back to #FoL18 with @draggin and @jozbfz

I was updating my CV and realized I had not blogged about the amazing experience I had presenting virtually at the BC Festival of learning. What a shame! Tweets just aren’t enough to express my gratitude for this experience. It was a great experience. I recommend it. Thanks for attending and including me in the #FoL18 discussion. https://t.co/D2oVul7ZCC — Laura Killam (@NurseKillam) May 31, 2018   My co-presenters Jason Toal and Jon Fulton made this possible. One of the great things […]

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Types of OER: Remixing Day 4 of #makingsense18 to use in #BSN4416

If you are considering adapting or creating an open educational resource (OER) for your project? Do you want to find a good starting point for talking about success criteria for your project? Looking at existing OER is a good place to start. Types of OER Intention The purpose of this post is to provide you with an opportunity to explore the following: The variety resources that can be OER Preliminary information on where to find OER File types and tools […]

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Open Concepts: Day 3 #makingsense18

Here is my “diagram” to illustrate how the following terms are related to my practice. Open education in schools MOOCs Distance education Open learning E-learning   Interrelated Open Concepts In schools, educators use tools of e-learning and distance education (among others) to “teach” their students. E-learning is used in distance and in-person education (not represented well in the diagram – sorry). Open learning opens a new world of possibilities for educators who embrace it in any setting. However, open learning […]

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