Plays to help you identify and deliver resources to support faculty members’ success teaching OER courses.

OER INITIATIVE WEBSITE

Use this play to:

Create a website to let your campus community (and the world) know about your OER initiative and the impact you’re making with OER. See More Plays Back to Playbook Home Ask a Lumen Expert

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ORGANIZE AN OER SUMMIT*

Use this play to:

Organize a local, regional, or statewide event as a “summit” for OER veterans and newcomers to learn from each other, share experiences, and find opportunities for networking and collaboration around open education

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OER AWARD AND RECOGNITION PROGRAM*

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Create an award program to recognize and express appreciation for individual contributions moving towards broader use of OER.

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OER OFFICE HOURS

Schedule regular windows when members of your campus community can come to you, ask questions, and get help for teaching with OER. See More Plays Back to Playbook Home Ask a Lumen Expert

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DEVELOP OER POLICY*

Use this play to:

Develop a policy framework to support broadening use of OER at your institution. Identify where and how institutional policy can reinforce and sustain your success with open educational resources.

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FORGE PARTNERSHIPS*

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Develop partnerships with outside entities to increase your capacity, support faculty success with OER, and help you achieve your goals.

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SUPPORTING THE SUPPORTERS*

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Provide training and professional development to those who smooth the path for faculty trying something new.

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PEER MENTORS AND OER AMBASSADORS*

Use this play to:

Designate faculty mentors who act as ambassadors to raise awareness about your OER initiative, invite and mentor their peers adopting OER course materials.

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FACULTY WORKSHOP & TRAINING PROGRAM*

Use this play to:

Identify, develop and deliver hands-on, workshop-style training to build effective OER teaching and learning techniques.

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PARTICIPATE IN OPEN EDUCATION-FOCUSED CONFERENCES*

Use this play to:

Support faculty members and staff attending and presenting at open education-focused conferences to learn, network, share and collaborate with like-minded peers.

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