|Open Educational Resources and the Classroom
Thursday, October 12, 2017
5 - 7 p.m.
Alumni House, Fairfield University
Space is limited. Pizza and light refreshments provided.
Join Matt Bernstein and Barbara Ghilardi, reference and instruction librarians, and Jeremiah Mercurio, senior reference librarian and instruction coordinator, at the DiMenna-Nyselius Library at Fairfield University for an interactive workshop that will introduce the concept of Open Educational Resources (OER) and its impact on the classroom.
Participants will learn about OER, its different formats and how such resources can be integrated into lesson plans, and the value for students. Time will be dedicated to identifying content for your classes. We will also discuss statewide initiatives including Connecticut’s recent commitment to the #GoOpen campaign.
This workshop is ideal for all k-12 educators.
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March 15: Elementary Classroom Writing Instruction
April 19: Inquiry in the Social Studies Classroom
Workshops are sponsored by the Graduate School of Education and Allied Professions (GSEAP) at Fairfield University.