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Adaptable Course Materials: Creating an Open Textbook for Electromagnetics
We describe the purpose, process, and product of developing the open textbook. Electromagnetics, Volume 1 (Beta) by Ellingson (2018) is a faculty-authored, LaTeX based, customizable, and openly licensed textbook (licensed ...
Advancing OER & Open Education on Your Campus
Invited keynote presentation. This event was sponsored by Central Virginia Community College and Achieving the Dream Open Educational Resources Initiative.
Teaching in STEM Disciplines: Open Source Methods
(Virginia Tech, 2017-10-26)
Creating an Open Textbook: Purpose, process & progress
This presentation introduces attendees to Virginia Tech's new open textbook "Fundamentals of Business," the process of adapting an existing openly licensed text, helpful tools developed or discovered since, and lessons ...
Get creative (and stay legal): Copyright compliance with Open Licensing, Creative Commons, and Open Educational Resources
(Virginia Tech, 2015-02-24)
Are you looking for materials that you can freely use, modify, and share without having to navigate copyright questions? Do you want to “avoid reinventing the wheel” in developing appropriate instructional materials? Do ...
Open Education Week Panel Discussion
(Virginia Tech, 2015-02-25)
Introduction by Julie Speer, Associate Dean for Research & Informatics. Open remarks by Anita Walz, Assessment, Open Education & Online Learning Environments Librarian. Mohammed Seyam discusses the value of openly licensed ...
Libraries, OER, and Open Textbooks
(Virginia Tech, 2015-02-26)
Speaker: Kristi Jensen, Program Development Lead for the eLearning Support Initiative, University Libraries, University of Minnesota Kristi Jensen discusses roles the importance and possible areas of involvement for libraries ...
You Want Me to Pay What? Student Perspectives on Learning Costs
(Virginia Tech, 2017-11-28)
"You Want Me to Pay What?" is a Student Government Association (SGA) student-led event. The event was designed by and for students to start a conversation about the cost of learning resources at Virginia Tech.
Open Textbooks for Instructional Designers
(Virginia Tech, 2015-02-26)
Join a fellow instructional designer, Dr. Dave Ernst, now Chief Information Officer of the College of Education and Human Development at University of Minnesota, in exploring possibilities for incorporating open educational ...
Textbook Town Hall: A Panel Discussion About Textbook Prices
(Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2018-03-16)
Virginia Tech Student Government Association (VTSGA) led this Textbook Town Hall to hear from students regarding issues and solutions related to textbooks and other learning resources.