Tag Archives: OER

Choose / Assess / Refine

Selecting and assessing educational resources for teaching to Common Core. GUEST COLUMN | by Adam Blum Most U.S. teachers are now teaching to the Common Core State Standards. This is a curriculum and content shift for the majority of teachers … Continue reading

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Let Freedom Reign

Open Education Resources and the positive disruption of the publishing industry. GUEST COLUMN | by David Harris The case for positive disruption of the publishing industry is well documented.  Those of us with publishing and edtech backgrounds are well aware … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | OpenClass Exchange

With recent focus on Open Educational Resources (OER) and institutional content, Pearson has recently announced the launch of the OpenClass Exchange, a significant expansion to Pearson’s free social learning environment, OpenClass. The new service allows educators to search and access born-digital … Continue reading

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From Barriers to Benefits

The successful creation and adoption of Open Educational Resources.  GUEST COLUMN | by Mike Messner Even though the open education resource (OER) movement has been moving toward mainstream acceptance for some time, many teachers and administrators still remain wary of … Continue reading

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