The OER Knowledge Cloud makes use of cookies. By continuing, you consent to this use. More information.
Teachers shift to open content over textbooks – report
Lestch, Corinne

Published14 March 2016
Publisheredscoop, Scoop News Group
CountryUnited States, North America

ABSTRACT
Three out of four teachers say they use openly licensed educational content instead of textbooks, according to a TES Global survey.

Keywords blended learning · Education IT News · Hewlett Foundation · OER · OER policy · Open Educational Resources · SXSWedu · TES Global

Published atWashington, D.C
RefereedDoes not apply
RightsCopyright 2018 Edscoop. All rights reserved.
URLhttps://edscoop.com/more-teachers-use-open-educational-resources-over-textbooks-report
Access date3/15/2018
Export optionsBibTex · EndNote · Tagged XML · Google Scholar


Viewed by 2 distinct readers




CLOUD COMMUNITY REVIEWS

The evaluations below represent the judgements of our readers and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the Cloud editors.

Click a star to be the first to rate this document


POST A COMMENT
SIMILAR RECORDS

School districts to use openly licensed online content over textbooks — officials
Lestch, Corinne
The agency announced Thursday that 10 school districts will replace at least one textbook with openly licensed educational content. Copyrighted materials created with federal money will also be open.
Match: Lestch, Corinne; blended learning; Education IT News; OER; Open Educational Resources; textbooks; United States; North America

College textbooks made more accessible through Netflix-like subscription
Roddy, Kate
Through a new subscription service, students are given unlimited access to over 20,000 online resources.
Match: Education IT News; OER; Open Educational Resources; textbooks; United States; North America

Exclusive: Education officials to announce access to openly licensed content for educators
Lestch, Corinne
The Department of Education, along with major technology companies, are slated to announce that federally funded educational materials will be openly licensed to the public.
Match: Lestch, Corinne; blended learning; Education IT News; OER; Open Educational Resources; United States; North America

Exclusive: Former Education Dept. advisor brings OER skills to Mass. school
Lestch, Corinne
Andrew Marcinek, who led the Open Educational Resources movement at the Department of Education, will put his experience into practice as CIO at Worcester Academy.
Match: Lestch, Corinne; Education IT News; OER; OER policy; Open Educational Resources; United States; North America

Math education startup selected to make openly licensed content
Lestch, Corinne
Illustrative Mathematics, a 4-year-old company that offers lesson plans and assessments, was picked by the Learning Accelerator to develop open educational resources for middle school math classes.
Match: Lestch, Corinne; blended learning; Education IT News; Open Educational Resources; United States; North America

Digital equity main theme of tech directors conference
Lestch, Corinne
Panelists at the State Educational Technology Directors Association conference focused on how kids across all income levels can be prepared for college and career with access to digital tools.
Match: Lestch, Corinne; blended learning; Education IT News; Open Educational Resources; United States; North America

OpenStax grows in popularity, but overall awareness of OER remains low
Lestch, Corinne
Higher ed faculty are increasingly turning to OpenStax for low-cost, openly licensed printed and digital materials for their students.
Match: Lestch, Corinne; Education IT News; OER; Open Educational Resources; United States; North America

Edtech developers to create open educational resources
Lestch, Corinne
Ten content developers will compete to create prototype open educational resources, which are openly-licensed lesson plans and materials that can be used and modified by teachers.
Match: Lestch, Corinne; Education IT News; OER; Open Educational Resources; United States; North America

American University is latest to shift toward OER to make college more affordable
Lestch, Corinne
Through the Open Textbook Network, AU students can access hundreds of free, openly licensed textbooks.
Match: Lestch, Corinne; Education IT News; OER; Open Educational Resources; United States; North America

OER reaches ‘inflection point,’ and states are leading the charge
Tate, Emily
Special report: Changes in policy, perception and technology are propelling Indiana, Michigan, Utah, Washington and other states to build digital libraries for open educational resources.
Match: blended learning; Education IT News; OER; Open Educational Resources; United States; North America