Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

AVU International Conference, Nairobi, Kenya, Nov. 20, 2013 James Glapa-Grossklag, College of the Canyons Kathleen Ludewig Omollo, University of Michigan.

Similar presentations

Presentation on theme: "AVU International Conference, Nairobi, Kenya, Nov. 20, 2013 James Glapa-Grossklag, College of the Canyons Kathleen Ludewig Omollo, University of Michigan."— Presentation transcript:

1 AVU International Conference, Nairobi, Kenya, Nov. 20, 2013 James Glapa-Grossklag, College of the Canyons Kathleen Ludewig Omollo, University of Michigan 1 Except where otherwise noted, this work is available under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License. Copyright 2013 College of the Canyons and the Regents of the University of Michigan. Download slides:

2  Locate open practices within one’s institutional mission  Provide a framework for identifying opportunities for and comparing institutional open practices within one’s own institutional context  Identify and address incentives, policies, and practices for adopting open licenses 2

3  Participants will identify opportunities for and compare institutional practices with their own institutional contexts.  Participants will leave the workshop with tactics for advocacy and integration of open education in varying institutional and cultural contexts. 3

4  General introductions  Presentation: Open education from three case studies  Large Group Discussion: institutional mission and meaning of access  Small Group Discussion: institutional policies and practices  Small Group Activity: messages for different stakeholders  Small Group Activity: action plan  Closing and feedback 4

5 accessible attainment of learning outcomes College of the Canyons offers an accessible, enriching education that provides students with essential academic skills and prepares students for transfer education, workforce skills development, and the attainment of learning outcomes corresponding to their educational goals. College of the Canyons embraces diversity, and engages students and the community in scholarly inquiry, creative partnerships, and the application of knowledge. 5

6 1. Open enrollment 2. Non-traditional students 3. Low cost 6

7 1.Faculty choice 2.Department review 3.Data collection 7

8 1.Creative Commons license 2.Institutional repository 3.Open textbook 8

9 1.Executive support 2.Bookstore collaboration 3.Technical compatibility 9

10 The mission of the University of Michigan [UMich] is to serve the people of Michigan and the world through preeminence in creating, communicating, preserving and applying knowledge, art, and academic values, and in developing leaders and citizens who will challenge the present and enrich the future. Source: 10

11  “creating, communicating, preserving and applying knowledge” for teaching, learning, and research:  By unbundling educational content so that it is portable: ▪ across structures (e.g. courses, tutorials), ▪ across mediums (e.g. print-on-demand or digital texts), ▪ across devices (e.g. desktop vs mobile), ▪ across types of computer networks (online, offline, hybrid) ▪ across audiences and markets  through transparent, reproducible, and adaptable processes that can be adapted by others across and beyond the institution 11

12 1.Umbrella initiative to bridge various open- related initiatives across campus 2.Sharing content, tools, and processes – with open licenses and common formats 3.Hybrid models of content that is free with optional additional services at a fee 12

13 1.Support from leadership within the medical school 2.Transitions of services to other units on campus (mixed success) 3.Embedding into existing eLearning production (e.g. Coursera) 4.Tracking of metrics across hosting platforms 13

14  Advance health education in Africa by:  Creating and promoting free, openly licensed teaching materials created by Africans to share knowledge;  Identifying and addressing curriculum gaps; and  Bridging health education communities 14

15  Ability to adapt to local contexts (e.g. culture, language)  Low-cost materials  Ability to circulate offline 15

16  Crowdsourcing translation of videos  Using and adapting of learning resources between and within regions  Distribution of learning materials through local (wireless) area networks 16

17  Regional network as a method of scaling  Offline usage can be difficult to track  Differing practices and policies around informed consent (for recording) 17

18  What is your institutional mission?  What are different types of access?  Which type(s) of access are most relevant to your institution? (companion worksheet Session 3: 18

19 What are definitions, examples, type of access, and relation to your institutional mission for the following concepts:  Distance education  Intellectual property rights  eLearning  Open practices (companion worksheet Session 4: 19

20  Who are the key stakeholders for: distance learning, intellectual property rights, e-learning, open practices?  In what type(s) of access is that stakeholder most interested?  What message would motivate that stakeholder to adopt open practices?  What is an appropriate distribution medium to reach this stakeholder (e.g. report, committee, video, journal article, social media)?  What evidence will be necessary to demonstrate increased access within relation to mission? (companion worksheet Session 5: 20

21  How will you apply the ideas from this workshop at your home institution over the next 12 months? (companion worksheet Session 6: 21

22 22 Image CC BY SA Opensourceway (flickr)flickr

23 Workshop Materials: James Glapa-Grossklag: Dean, College of Canyons President, Advisory Board, Community College Consortium for OER Member, Board of Directors, OpenCourseWare Consortium Kathleen Ludewig Omollo: International Program Manager, Office of Enabling Technologies, University of Michigan 23

Download ppt "AVU International Conference, Nairobi, Kenya, Nov. 20, 2013 James Glapa-Grossklag, College of the Canyons Kathleen Ludewig Omollo, University of Michigan."

Similar presentations

Ads by Google