Some Lessons Learned Supporting OER Adoption

Iterating Toward Openness

We manually rebuilt each course half a dozen times or more, in Blackboard, Sakai, Canvas, and other systems. And because you’ve trapped your OER inside the LMS, the day after class ends all your students lose access to their OER.

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Open, Value-Added Services, Interaction, and Learning

Iterating Toward Openness

Lumen provides for-fee, value-added hosting, integration, assessment, messaging, and other services around openly licensed content. Students in all courses had access to openly licensed readings and interactive activities from Carnegie Mellon’s Open Learning Initiative.

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