The purpose of this Faculty Guide to OER is to help TCC faculty and staff:
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Please note that most pages in this guide start with basic concept definitions (e.g. the "Open pedagogy" page opens with a definition of the concept), followed by resources and examples.
Whenever possible, TCC-specific examples, resources, and stories are integrated throughout the guide.
On the "OER myths" page, explore:
On the "Find OER" page, explore curated starting points to find OER, including:
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In the "TCC OER subject guides" page, you will find:
Please note that the "TCC OER subject guides" page opens in a new window. These guides are also integrated into the "Find OER" page, linked above.
On the "OER licenses" page, learn:
On the "OER attributions" page, learn:
On the "OER and Canvas" page, learn:
On the "Open pedagogy" page, learn:
On the "Library resources" page, learn:
In the separate "Copyright" LibGuide, learn about:
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On the "OER Support @ TCC" page, learn about:
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On the "OER documents" page, find:
On the "OER stories" page, view:
On the separate "Student Guide to OER" LibGuide designed for students, TCC students will learn about:
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