Event Title

Empowering Instruction and Improving Student Outcomes with Open Educational Resources

Start Date

18-8-2021 11:10 AM

End Date

18-8-2021 12:00 PM

Description

You may have heard that using Open Educational Resources (OER) instead of traditional textbooks can save your students money, but the real and potential impact of using OER is much greater than simple dollar figures. Numerous studies show the benefits of adopting, adapting, and/or creating OER for courses may include: improved student grades, increased enrollment and retention rates, and reduced student stress. OER also empower faculty to cater teaching materials to their classes and students, creating opportunities to improve DEI and representation of minoritized groups. Learn how the library can support your OER and open pedagogy efforts.

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Aug 18th, 11:10 AM Aug 18th, 12:00 PM

Empowering Instruction and Improving Student Outcomes with Open Educational Resources

You may have heard that using Open Educational Resources (OER) instead of traditional textbooks can save your students money, but the real and potential impact of using OER is much greater than simple dollar figures. Numerous studies show the benefits of adopting, adapting, and/or creating OER for courses may include: improved student grades, increased enrollment and retention rates, and reduced student stress. OER also empower faculty to cater teaching materials to their classes and students, creating opportunities to improve DEI and representation of minoritized groups. Learn how the library can support your OER and open pedagogy efforts.