Log in to follow, share, and participate in this socialgroup. I've been researching Open Educational Resources (OER) with another instructional designer through the ID2ID Program sponsored by Penn State and EDUCAUSE. We just completed an open Canvas resource site to help higher ... Hi Everyone, I imported the OpenStax Intro to Sociology book into a Canvas shell. I am able to find the PowerPoints and the Quizzes, but I cannot find any content. Does anyone know how to find the content in OpenStax... I am working on writing a textbook. I'd like to create an OER. As I've done research on OERs I've realized that many publishers are connected to specific universities (MIT and Rice), groups of colleges, or... After testing out various free open book platforms with an instructor, we selected Pressbooks as a user-friendly platform for her to create an open book. Once the book was created (educ2010.pressbooks.com), we te... There are many benefits to instructors and students when courses use Open Textbooks (and other Open Educational Resources). In addition to cost savings, instructors are finding that students read open online text... This list is compiled by the members of this group. Click 'edit' (on the right of this document) to contribute additional resources. For more, go to Open Content Providers. TOOL DESCRIPTION For Instructors or... I am working on writing a textbook. I'd like to create an OER. As I've done research on OERs I've realized that many publishers are connected to specific universities (MIT and Rice), groups of colleges, or... I thought I'd share this here in case it is of any use to folks making the case for the use of open textbooks (such as those from OpenStax) at their schools. See also the OpenStax-enabled course shells on C... A gift from the Washington State system of Community and Technical Colleges, courtesy of Paul Kreemer, developer. Open Attribution Builder - LTI Installation This tool is installed as an LTI app in Canva... I'm using the Free version for Teachers. Does anyone know how to import a .xml file (OER) from Libretext.org? I could download it into .pdf but I'd like to have it in the online format and just link it in Canvas witho... This list is compiled by the members of this group. Click 'edit' (on the right of this document) to contribute additional resources. For more, go to Open Tools. CONTENT DESCRIPTION Audience Flat World Knowled... Last week, I attended the 15th Annual Open Education Conference in Niagara Falls, NY to learn how to support student success using educational content that is free, diverse, inclusive, equitable and accessib... We developed 30 OER-enabled Canvas sample course shells that are WCAUG 2.0 accessible and are aligned with effective online teaching & learning strategies. 29 of the shells have OpenStax OER textbooks embedded in ... Sort Canvas Commons Materials by Creative Commons License I am not sure if people know about $5 Million that was placed in the Federal 2018 Fiscal Year Omnibus Bill for Open Textbooks. Congress funded a $5 million open textbook grant program in the Fiscal Year 2018... Written by Richard L. Edwards, Executive Director for Strategic Learning, Ball State University Last year, at InstructureCon, Hilary Melander, Sr. Manager over Canvas Network, walked me over to a tent, jus... Hello, We would like to add a No Textbook designation to courses that do not require a textbook in our course listings. A concern is that , as with many colleges, we often change instructors at the last minute due to... I know a lot of people have links to these OER links, but sometimes it is good to repost things. People lose the links or just want them on a single page. I currently sit on an university-wide committee lead by the Un... Are you committed to open education? If so, how are you using Canvas to contribute to the open education movement? What do you wish you could do, but can't? Are you using Canvas Commons to share content? Tell us why or why not in the comments section.