Tag Archives: student engagement

A Tweet a day makes the project go a long way

Yesterday was quite an exciting day in the life of the cascade project. Given that we are such a distributed team, it is a rare occasion that we actually have a chance to see each other in person. Such meetings … Continue reading

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Have spare time, will create OERs

What can you accomplish within 33 hours? You could certainly try and go beyond the minutiae of just getting on with your week and perhaps have a go at breaking some records, as did recently a bunch of couples in … Continue reading

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Cascade update part 1: Student engagement

This post is first in a series of updates on recent project progress for our academic partners, following a recent JISC OER programme meeting on 19 January as well as a project meeting on 20 January.  The project meeting helped … Continue reading

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You’ve been prompted: OER reflections

As we have mentioned earlier on this blog, a big chunk of our project methodology is based around encouraging our partners to reflect on their experiences of engaging with Open Educational Resources. The process of reflection goes both ways – … Continue reading

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The fear factor

One of the elements of the C-SAP OER pilot project we decided to take forward to the cascade project is a collaborative method of working with our partners, with an emphasis on reflection in the process of learning about OERs. … Continue reading

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JISC curriculum programme and OERs

Within the cascade project, we are keen on finding ways in which we can draw on insights developed in the context of previous/on-going JISC projects, not only within the Open Educational Resources programme. Through our programme manager, we started looking … Continue reading

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Student engagement

OER has a broader potential for learning and teaching than simply making resources publicly available. Widely available learning content, is fundamentally changing the relationship between students and their institutions as sources of expertise. On a related note, we made the issue of student engagement … Continue reading

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