Open Educational Resources/Student Authoring

This lesson introduces student-authored Open Educational Resources.

Students working together in a computer lab

Learning TaskEdit

  • Explain how student authoring can be regarded as learning activity[1]! What is the role of teacher as moderator of learning processes?
  • EtherPad is one example for collaborative editing! Explore different OpenSource tools for collaborative editing! Explain how you could integrate that concept in your learning environments and you knowledge domain?

ReadingsEdit

  1. Inside Higher Ed: Students' Vital Role in OER
  2. OpenOregon: Textbook Affordability Student Toolkit
  3. Rebus: A Guide to Making Open Textbooks with Students

See AlsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. Hodgkinson-Williams, C., & Paskevicius, M. (2012). The role of postgraduate students in co-authoring open educational resources to promote social inclusion: a case study at the University of Cape Town. Distance Education, 33(2), 253-269