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Becoming an Open Scholar

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Copyright and Open Licensing
Copyright and Open Licensing

Learning Objectives Understand concepts of copyright, public domain, fair use, and open licensing; Find open educational resources (OER) online; Recognize how to cite and share OER. Copyright is established in federal law and varies from …

Open Educational Resources
Open Educational Resources

Learning Objectives Define Open Educational Resources (OER); Identify types of OER, benefits of using OER in teaching and learning, examples of OER used in K-12 education, and platforms to search for and share OER. As a teacher working in an ele…

Building Empathy and Developing Instructional Design Experience and Skills
Building Empathy and Developing Instructional Design Experience and Skills

This single case study involves the authors’ participation and observation of a massive open online course. To help instructional designers (IDs) develop open education resources for adults attempting to pass a United States high school equivalency…

A/B Testing on Open Textbooks
A/B Testing on Open Textbooks

This study examined the feasibility of employing A/B tests for continuous improvement by focusing on user perceptions of quality of six chapters of a popular open textbook over the course of a year. Results indicated non-significant differences in al…

Feminist-Oriented, Mixed Methods Action Research
Feminist-Oriented, Mixed Methods Action Research

In this chapter, I explore the potential for mixed methods action research critically evaluated from a feminist orientation to expand feminist knowledge building in online higher education programs, curriculum and instruction, in particular online gr…