Emilie Talpin

This website is dedicated to language teachers who would like to know more about technology and the use of Open Educational Resources for their classroom.
French teacher
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Here is a list of OER website for languages.
Here are updates on current projects.
Here is a list of software,apps I use.

Learn more about OER

Defining the "Open"

The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation: "OER are teaching, learning, and research resources that reside in the public domain or have been released under an intellectual property license that permits their free use and re-purposing by others. Open educational resources include full courses, course materials, modules, textbooks, streaming videos, tests, software, and any other tools, materials, or techniques used to support access to knowledge."

For more: http://www.hewlett.org/strategy/open-educational-resources/

The terms "open content" and "open educational resources" describe any copyrightable work (traditionally excluding software, which is described by other terms like "open source") that is licensed in a manner that provides users with free and perpetual permission to engage in the 5 R activities:
  1. RETAIN
    RETAIN
    The right to make, own, and control copies of the content (e.g., download, duplicate, store, and manage).
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  2. REUSE
    REUSE
    The right to use the content in a wide range of ways (e.g., in a class, in a study group, on a website, in a video).
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  3. REVISE
    REVISE
    The right to adapt, adjust, modify, or alter the content itself (e.g., translate the content into another language).
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  4. REMIX
    REMIX
    The right to combine the original or revised content with other material to create something new (e.g., incorporate the content into a mashup).
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  5. REDISTRIBUTE
    REDISTRIBUTE
    1. The right to share copies of the original content, your revisions, or your remixes with others (e.g., give a copy of the content to a friend).
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LICENSES

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/
When you search for OER on the web, you need to make sure it is correctly licensed and you need to know the different types of license. For more info on OER license check:

What is OER?

WHY I SWITCHED TO OER

FLEXIBILITY

TECHNOLOGY

FREE

SHARING

COLLABORATION

OPEN

COSTUMIZE

FUTURE

FREEDOM

UP-DATED

HOW YOU CAN SWITCH TO OER?

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USE AN OER TEXTBOOK

ADAPT AN OER TEXTBOOK

CREATE YOUR OER TEXTBOOK

Find your textbook:


Remember to always investigate the quality of the OER textbook:

For this project, planning is ESSENTIAL.

You can adapt material by taking an OER textbook and adding your own material or adding other OER material.
 

For this project, planning is ESSENTIAL.

You can create your own material and compile it into your own manual.
 

http://libraryguides.unh.edu/oer/languages
http://www.rcampus.com/rubricshowc.cfm?code=L9WC6X&sp=yes
Download and follow instructions HERE
Download and follow instructions HERE
 OER - UNH initiative
Learn more about the UNH OER initiative
"The University of New Hampshire is committed to improving student learning and lowering the cost of a college education through it use of Open Educational Resources and Open Education Practices. Members of the UNH Community explain why Open Education is making a difference for students and faculty across the university. Learn more about Open Education at UNH by visiting: https://www.unh.edu/it/oer"
HAVE QUESTIONS?
If you have questions about creating your own material, if you want to collaborate on an OER project, if you want to request some of my material, if you want to provide feedback or share your experience
CONTACT ME