>>> "Jacky Hood" <
> 7/11/2012 10:42 PM >>>
Everyone is invited to this 6-hour online OER basic training this Friday July 13 starting at 2pm UTC (7am Pacific Daylight Time): http://collegeopentextbooks.ning.com/events/basic-oer-training-and-discussions
Attend any part or all of this informative six-hour overview of Open Educational Resources (OER) via viewing of four prerecorded Webinars alternating with live discussion. You can also watch any of the webinars prior to July 13; only the Discussions are in real-time.
The Discussions are facilitated by OER thought and action leaders including Jacky Hood of College Open Textbooks, Cathy Swift of MERLOT, Marie Highby of Open Doors Group Consulting, and Cable Green of Creative Commons.
7:00am Defining OER: The WHAT and the WHY
8:00am Discussion of WHAT and WHY Facilitator: Jacky Hood
8:30am Finding and Using OER: The WHERE and the WHEN
9:30am Discussion of WHERE and WHEN Facilitator: Cathy Swift
10:00am Creating OER: The WHO and the HOW
11:00am Discussion of WHO and HOW Facilitator: Marie Highby
11:30am Funding OER: Sustainability
12:30pm Discussion of Sustainability Facilitator: Cable Green
Read the Press Release http://www.prlog.org/11919953-open-doors-group-college-open-textbooks-and-softchalk-announce-basic-oer-training.html
Please contact me if you have any questions.
Regards, Jacky Hood
Co-Director, Open Doors Group / College Open Textbooks
+1 650 323-6509