Open Education Resources

Open Education Resources: Developing Your Own Textbook

Course Description

Explore the creation of personalized digital textbooks incorporating free Open Education Resources (OER). This training will provide examples of OER textbooks, copyright, platform and content considerations and resources to incorporate into your own textbook.

  • understand the Creative Commons Licenses and how they impact OER creation
  • understand OER platform considerations identify resources for their content area to utilize in a OER textbook
  • understand how to search for OER content understand how to evaluate OER content for accuracy, currency, relevancy, authority, and purpose

At a Glance

  • Content Areas: Customized Learning, Digital Literacy, Instructional Strategies, Tech Tools
  • Audience: Administrators, Educators, SPED
  • Time Frame: half day, full day, 1+ days
  • Training Delivery Method: your location, regional workshop
  • Device Requirements: Personal Computing Device, Laptop, ipad, Chromebook

Enrollment Information

Technology & Innovation in Education

For more information, to schedule a date or customize your program, contact Julie Mathiesen at 605-394-1876 or by filling out form below.