Workshop: Open Education, the what, why and the how?

Event Date:
Thursday, August 22, 2019 9:00am
Bill and Denise Andrew Hall
Room 142
Registration Required

Curious about Open Education, Open Pedagogy, Universal Design for Learning, or Open Textbooks? Join us on August 22, 2019 from 9am-12noon for an informative and hands-on workshop presented by Amanda Coolidge, Associate Director, Open Education at BCcampus

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9am - 11am

  • introduce participants to Open Education and Open Educational Resources (OER),

  • provide an overview of the latest research and what it tells us,

  • surface connections between Open Education and Universal Design for Learning (UDL),

  • incorporate Open Pedagogy into your practice

    • review case studies and examples

    • participants will co-create an open pedagogy assignment

11am - 12noon (Amanda Coolidge and Kim Mears) 

  • review case studies

  • hands-on experience exploring the Pressbooks platform for open textbook creation/adoption/adaptation.

When: August 22, 2019 – 9am – 12noon

Where: Andrew Hall, Room 142