24 x Open Education Lightning Talks

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The CC Open Education Platform is hosting a series of open education “lightning talks” in which open education practitioners will discuss their work (7 minutes) and take questions (2 minutes) in a supportive space. Everyone is welcome. Join us!

In this first round of talks, 25 members of the CC Open Education Platform will present their work over three sessions.

Tuesday, 8 December: 8:00am – 9:30am (PST – Los Angeles time)

  • Sue Jones: Cognitively Accessible Math OER
  • David Wiley: Sustaining and Improving OER
  • Chris Morrison & Jane Secker: How openness helped us address the challenge of copyright and online teaching at a time of crisis
  • Nathan Smith: Starting a local consortium to increase collaboration around OER
  • Yasin Dahi: Learnful: An open platform for OER authoring and collaboration in Canada
  • Christer Gundersen: Crowdsourcing translation of early grade reading resources at scale
  • TJ Bliss: Open Education in Idaho Higher Education
  • Grif Peterson: Increasing equity with OER through learning circles

Friday, 11 December: 7:30am – 9:00am (PST – Los Angeles time)

  • Judith Sebesta: Texas Learn OER
  • André Rocha: Fabschools
  • Suma Parahakaran: Educating for Human Values and Ethics in Schools
  • Yogesh K S: Wikimedia and MediaWiki in Open Education
  • Stephen Downes: A Personal Learning Platform
  • Hugh McGuire: Where can I find Pressbooks books? Why, the Pressbooks Directory
  • Omshivaprakash: Digital archiving to build OER for local languages
  • Nate Angell: Open Learning Experience Bingo

Thursday, 17 December: 8:00am – 9:30am (PST – Los Angeles time)

  • Roxanne Russell: Part you, part text, part machine, all learning
  • Fernando Daguanno: OER are not always textbooks
  • Meri McCoy-Thompson: We Are Resilient
  • Werner Westermann: Offline OER to mitigate learning loss
  • Sarah Hutton: Open from the Start: Strategies for Integrating OER and Open Pedagogical Practice Into First-Year and General Programs at UMass Amherst
  • Lance Eaton: The Public Dollar: Finding & Flipping the Value of the Commons
  • Rajeeb Dutta: Hello Santali
  • Dan McGuire: Geogebra + Illustrative Mathematics + your LMS = Great Teaching and Learning