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TILTed Tech Mini- Conference: Perspectives on Open Educational Resources (OER)
February 18 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join FHSU faculty and staff for a TILTed Tech Mini-Conference about Perspectives on Open Educational Resources (OER). Learn about OER initiatives at FHSU and across the state and hear from faculty who use OER and Open Homework Systems in their courses.
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TILTed Tech Mini-Conference: Perspectives on OER
Thursday, February 18th
12:00 – 3:00pm
→ Register: http://bit.ly/TILTedOER
Schedule of Sessions:
· 12PM: OER Progress Update with Claire Nickerson
Claire Nickerson, chair of FHSU’s OER Committee and a member of the KBOR OER Committee, will provide an overview of OER initiatives at the state level and an update on the progress of the Z-Course Program at FHSU. Dr. Robert Lloyd (Management) and Dr. Janet Stramel (Teacher Education), both of whom have recently completed OER-related projects, will share their experiences.
· 1PM: Open Homework Systems with Andrew Bennett
Dr. Andrew Bennett, co-founder of the Open/Alternative Textbook Initiative at K-State and head of K-State’s Math Department, will discuss his experience using MyOpenMath, an open homework system. Dr. Bonnie Boardman, from the Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering Department at The University of Texas at Arlington, will discuss her experience using H5P, a platform for creating and grading interactive modules.
· 2PM: OER Panel Discussion
Students Haley Reiter, William Barfield, Bryson Homman, and Danielle Knoll will discuss the impact of course material costs on FHSU students in a panel format moderated by members of the FHSU OER Committee.
About TILTed Tech: TILTed Tech is a series of mini-conferences to inspire teaching, technology and scholarship. The event series is a collaboration between Forsyth Library, Teaching Innovation and Learning Technologies (TILT), and Technology Services.
The sessions will be recorded and made available via Tiger Daily and at the Tiger Learn Blog. Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
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