OER webinars from Lumen Learning

Jump-Starting Success with Open Educational Resources: The Lumen Model for OER-based Courses and Support

Through years of collaboration with faculty and institutions, Lumen Learning has developed not only a growing catalog of road-tested courses designed using open educational resources, but also an engagement approach that helps institutions make a sustained impact with OER. This webinar shares how we develop OER courses and support institutions and faculty through the processes of course adoption, customization and continuous improvement. Gain insight into Lumen’s support model, pricing, and strategies we recommend to help students, faculty and institutions realize the full benefits of OER.

When: Tuesday 10/27/2015, 11-12 ET/8-9 PT

Presenter:

  • Julie Curtis, VP Strategy & Communications, Lumen Learning

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High Impact OER Courses: Accounting

Due to the double-whammy of high commercial textbook costs and historically low passing rates, Accounting has been high on the OER wish-list for many institutions and faculty members. This webinar showcases Lumen’s new Financial Accounting and previews Managerial Accounting, the products of extensive collaboration and effort to improve the learning experience and student success in this foundational course sequence. Bring your questions about customizable OER course design, LMS integration, learning outcome alignment, courseware support and other topics.

When: Wednesday 10/28/2015, 2-3 ET/11-12 PT

Presenters:

  • Alyson Day, Faculty Success Lead and Mathematics Content Specialist, Lumen Learning
  • Joni Felt, Director of Customer Success, Lumen Learning

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High Impact OER Courses: Social Sciences

This webinar features two high-enrollment OER courses in the social sciences designed using well-regarded OpenStax College textbooks. Join us to preview Candela courses from Lumen Learning for Introduction to Psychology and Introduction to Sociology. See these “enriched OER” courses that incorporate video, sample assessments and other learning resources, as well as Day 1 access to students and integration with any major LMS. Bring your questions about customizable OER course design, LMS integration, learning outcome alignment, courseware support and other topics.

When: Friday 10/30/2015, 3-4 ET/12-1 PT

Presenters:

  • Wendy King, Faculty Success Lead, Lumen Learning
  • Julie Curtis, VP Strategy & Communications, Lumen Learning

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