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Adapting and sharing open educational resources: a social networking approach

Mikroyannidis, Alexander; Okada, Alexandra and Connolly, Teresa (2011). Adapting and sharing open educational resources: a social networking approach. In: Workshop on Social Network and Augmented/Virtual Reality Technologies Enhanced Learning at 11th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies (ICALT 2011) , 6-8 July 2011, Athens, Georgia, USA.

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Open educational resources (OER) have recently emerged as an answer to the need for open and reusable educational material, freely available online. This paper describes a social networking approach in adapting and sharing OER. This approach aims to address the needs of a variety of stakeholders, including educational institutions, private organisations, as well as individual learners and educators.

Item Type: Conference Item
Copyright Holders: 2011 IEEE
Extra Information: Title of conference: Educational Technology Forecast: Cloudy with a Slight Chance of Gain
Keywords: adapting; open educational resources; sharing; social networking; stakeholder clusters
Academic Unit/Department: Knowledge Media Institute
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Computing (CRC)
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Item ID: 29263
Depositing User: Kay Dave
Date Deposited: 01 Sep 2011 14:52
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:54
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