Our award-winning OER Professional Learning programs support instructors and curriculum specialists to gain the necessary skills required to find, adapt, and evaluate high quality open materials. In-person and virtual OER workshops help focus instructors to develop a “commons” mindset, to experience the benefits of open processes using the platform’s tools, collaborative features, and workflows. This can include using Open Author for creating, remixing, and publishing shared curriculum.
Online education is a form of education which is delivered and administered using the internet. Online education can be divided into several categories depending on the amount of online learning that is incorporated into the course, ranging from traditional face-to-face learning to blended learning to exclusive online courses. Discover the difference between synchronous and asynchronous online learning and how each impacts the instructor and students.