What are Open educational Resources?
It's important to know the copyright and Creative Commons (CC) licenses that apply to content you are sharing in your courses. Watch the video below explaining CC uses and you can download This OER 101.pdf.
Where can you find OERs?
The State Board of Community and Technical Colleges has created a page devoted to OERs for instructors and students in Washington. You can access their site at:
- Khan Academy provides top-quality educational videos that are organized by discipline and skill levels.
- They provide videos from various disciplines including Math, Science, Economics, Finance, and Humanities.
- They even have video tutorials for test prep, such as SAT and GMAT. Khan Academy recently unveiled new online math resources tied to the Common Core State Standards.
Merlot is wealth of Online Educational Resources all placed at one site. After you watch the video highlighting the features, click the link below to go and check it out.