UH OER Hub on OER Commons

February OER Commons Hub Virtual Training: Curation and Creation

Join us next week for a series of training workshops hosted by the folx at OER Commons! UH is nearing the launch of our own Hub on OER Commons, a place for curating useful OER and collaborating across the system. Trainings will be held Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday February 9-11th at 12noon, run for one hour, and will be recorded for those who are unable to join synchronously. The OER curation session will be held a second time at 12noon on Wednesday, February 17th.

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Session 1: Introduction to Open Educational Resources and Practices
When: Feb 9, 2021 02:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

Get to know our recently launched University of Hawai’i OER Project Hub. This informative session will provide participants with an opportunity to explore, contribute, and collaborate with our dynamic OER community, which is dedicated to improving teaching and learning throughout Hawai’i.

Register in advance for this training: https://iskme.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwodO2uqjkjHNRAvn2Hs4A6_Lmpb5kA4Mji

Session 2: Curating Open Educational Resources to Improve Teaching and Learning

When: Feb 10, 2021 02:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

Join us for a deep dive into OER curation and exploration of best practices for identifying, evaluating, organizing, and sharing high-quality course materials. We will discuss and practice how to effectively leverage collaborative tools and curation workflows to improve teaching and learning.

Register in advance for this training: https://iskme.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMrcuyppjsoHtxnLso9fRlbp8qxgVA0cPmt

Registration 2: When: Feb 17, 2021 11:00 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada) Register in advance for this training: https://iskme.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMlf–urjgpH9FTRDCsVVVr-QOZh2PRTjwB

Session 3: Creating Open Educational Resources for Courseware Improvement
When: Feb 11, 2021 02:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

This engaging webinar will provide faculty, librarians, and instructional designers with an opportunity to discover how to best utilize OER tools for courseware improvement, including design, authoring, and remixing. We will also explore exemplar resources and use cases from Universities and Colleges, and discuss workflows for peer review, reflection, and refinement of resources.

Register in advance for this training: https://iskme.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0sc-qpqjMqG9P0OfPvVEvfeDIKdkeYNp9n

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These sessions aim to familiarize instructor and librarians with Open Educational Resources, focusing on the OER Commons platform and our own customized Hub. The UH OER Hub hosts subject collections, helps organized group activities, and makes it easy for anyone to create bite-sized lessons from existing OER or from scratch.

Be sure to create an OER Commons login if you plan to attend!

Posted by Billy Meinke