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OER Professional Learning

Common Ground 2019 Presentation- OER in Three Steps: Professional Learning, Collaborative Curation, and Sharing Showcase


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Open Education Resources Collaboration & Curation Workshop

April 11, 2018


"OER are teaching, learning and research resources that reside in the public domain or have been released under an intellectual property license that permits their free use and re-purposing by others. Open education resources include full courses, course materials, modules, textbooks, streaming videos, tests, software, and any other tools, materials, or techniques used to support access to knowledge." -The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation



Essential Question:

How can library media specialists and teachers leverage openly licensed content to support student learning and engagement?



  • Participants will learn how to evaluate, select, and curate Open Education Resources (OER).‚Äč

  • Participants will curate selected Open Education Resources using Destiny Collections.



OER PowerPoint Presentation 




1.  Overview of OER


2.  OER Selection & Evaluation Criteria


3.  Copyright, Public Domain & Creative Commons



4.  OER Commons, Repositories & Search Strategies


5.  OER Accessibility


6.  Curation using Destiny Collections


7.  Next Steps


  • Meet with your collaborator for three (3) hours AFTER the duty day has ended to curate your Destiny Collection of OERs.  It can span multiple days.
  •  Fill out the agenda and sign in sheet and log.


8.  Share your process and Destiny Collection at the OER Showcase