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Open Educational Resources (OER)

 |  D'Arcy Hutchings, Instructional Design Librarian and Tina Coulston, Instructional Designer AI&e  |  , , , , , , ,

Open Educational Resources (OER). What are they? Why would I adopt OER? Where can I find them? How do I incorporate them into my course design?

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Create a syllabus that works for you and your students

 |  co-authors: Shawnalee Whitney, Katie Walker, Lee Henrikson & Lara Madden  |  ,

Create an effective, engaging, complete syllabus that meets your needs and your students’ needs.

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Difficult Dialogues: Resources for Teaching in a Fraught Climate

 |  Tasha Souza, Cynthia Ganote, Libby Roderick, and Floyd Cheung  |  , ,

As teachers, we cannot control all aspects of the learning environment. Sometimes local, national, and international events send shock waves through our communities that most of us cannot ignore and that all of us--students, faculty, and staff--experience in different ways. Although we can never predict how to respond in such moments, here are a handful of resources that might help with framing conversations both in and outside of the classroom.

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Essentials in Blackboard for Online Course Design, Part 1

 |  Lara Madden  |  , ,

When just beginning or updating the first draft of your online learning course review this information to understand how and where to use the built in course design tools found in Blackboard Learn.

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Accessing Fall 2016 and Prior Collaborate Sessions

 |  Amy Ross  |  ,

Accessing and adding previously recorded BB Collaborate sessions to a current course.

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