Opencourseware initiative
Download
1 / 12

OpenCourseWare Initiative - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 237 Views
  • Uploaded on

OpenCourseWare Initiative Lehigh Lab Event March 15, 2007 Sherri Yerk-Zwickl Have you ever… Asked a colleague to see examples of their syllabus? Been asked to share your course resources with junior faculty members?

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'OpenCourseWare Initiative' - issac


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
Opencourseware initiative l.jpg

OpenCourseWare Initiative

Lehigh Lab Event

March 15, 2007

Sherri Yerk-Zwickl


Have you ever l.jpg
Have you ever…

  • Asked a colleague to see examples of their syllabus?

  • Been asked to share your course resources with junior faculty members?

  • Wished you could see what others use as their course materials (readings, etc.)?


Mit s mission l.jpg
MIT’s Mission

…to advance knowledge and educate students in science, technology, and other areas of scholarship that will best serve the nation and the world in the 21st century.


Ocw background l.jpg
OCW Background

  • 1999 - Provost Robert A. Brown asks for strategic guidance on positioning MIT in the DE environment

  • Recommendation resulted in OCW

  • Based on the conviction that“… the open dissemination of knowledge and information can open new doors to the powerful benefits of education for humanity around the world”


Slide5 l.jpg
OCW…

  • Provides free, searchable, access to MIT's course materials for educators, students, and self-learners around the world.

  • 1550 courses available as of 11/1/06


Ocw is not l.jpg
OCW is NOT…

  • Is not a degree-granting or certificate-granting activity

  • Does not provide access to MIT faculty

  • Does not require any registration


Ocw examples ocw mit edu l.jpg
OCW Examples (ocw.mit.edu)

  • Mathematicshttp://ocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/Mathematics/index.htm

  • Anthropologyhttp://ocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/Anthropology/index.htm

  • Mechanical Engineeringhttp://ocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/Mechanical-Engineering/index.htm

  • Sloan School of Managementhttp://ocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/Sloan-School-of-Management/index.htm


And others l.jpg
And others…

  • Architecturehttp://ocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/Architecture/index.htm

  • Biological Scienceshttp://ocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/Biology/index.htm

  • Physicshttp://ocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/Physics/index.htm

  • And lots more!


Ocw expands l.jpg
OCW Expands…

  • Johns Hopkins OCW

    • http://ocw.jhsph.edu/

  • Utah State OCW

    • http://ocw.usu.edu/

  • Tufts OCW

    • http://ocw.tufts.edu/

  • OCW Consortium

    • http://www.ocwconsortium.org/use/index.html


Copyright l.jpg
Copyright?

  • Creative Commons License

  • You are free:

    • to copy, distribute, display, and perform the work

    • to make derivative works

  • Under the following conditions: 

    • Attribution - You must attribute the work in the manner specified by the author or licensor. 

    • Noncommercial - You may not use this work for commercial purposes. 

    • Share Alike - If you alter, transform, or build upon this work, you may distribute the resulting work only under a license identical to this one

  • http://ocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/Global/terms-of-use.htm


Your thoughts l.jpg
Your Thoughts?

  • Would you use any of these resources?

  • Would you recommend any of these resources?

  • Would you be willing to talk about your experiences?


For assistance l.jpg
For assistance…

  • Faculty Development

    Greg Reihman, Ph.D.Director, Faculty Development

    email: infdli@lehigh.eduPhone: 610-758-6840Location: TRLC, Room 370a

  • Instructional Technology Team

    Sherri Yerk-Zwickl

    IT Team Leader

    Email: shy2@lehigh.edu

    Phone: 610-758-4009

    Location: TRLC, Room 370c