Personalization in Lumen’s “Next Gen” OER Courseware Pilot
Iterating Toward Openness
AUGUST 19, 2015
For almost three years Lumen Learning has been helping faculty, departments, and entire degree programs adopt OER in place of expensive commercial textbooks. Continued use of a system like this seems likely creates dependency in learners, as they stop stretching their metacognitive muscles and defer all decisions about what, when, and how long to study to The Machine. Have you ever used the “I’m Feeling Lucky” button on the Google homepage?