Entries tagged with "creative-commons"

Finding Open Educational Resources (OER)

Finding Open Educational Resources (OER)

Wed, June 12, 2013; 14:55:25 pm

Finding OERs Perhaps you want to liven up something you're a bit bored of teaching with some video, or use an animation somebody else has created, or adapt a lesson plan created by another lecturer in a different university? Maybe you want... [read the full entry]

Creative Commons Licensing

Creative Commons Licensing

Mon, June 10, 2013; 13:43:29 pm

What is Creative Commons? It is increasingly common to see online content such as images, videos, documents, audio files,  blog posts and more appearing with a little CC symbol. Creative Commons is the name of a non-profit organisation... [read the full entry]

‘Openness’ in education

‘Openness’ in education

Fri, June 07, 2013; 12:58:00 pm

What do we mean by 'open'? You might have heard or read recently about Open education, perhaps in relation to Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), Open Educational Resources (OER), the Academic Spring, Open Data or open source software... [read the full entry]

10 rules to stay copyright friendly

10 rules to stay copyright friendly

Thu, May 09, 2013; 7:53:00 am

When we use content online, it's often easy to forget who made it, or the time and knowledge it might have taken to produce the standard of work we require in our teaching and learning. Just thinking about the learning resources and time it... [read the full entry]