SCHEV-Open Virginia Advisory Committee Open Course Tours

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This event provides four virtual tours of courses utilizing Open Education Resources (OER) and/or Open Pedagogy. These course tours are designed to move beyond the basics of OER to show how OER are being implemented in actual courses by colleagues in Virginia, in a variety of educational contexts. A summary of the Virginia Course Materials Survey and information on VIVA Open Grants available for OER will also be presented.
Course tours, presentations and speakers:
- Virginia Course Materials Survey: Liz Thompson, Open Education Librarian, James Madison University Libraries (
- World Geography: Dr. Caitie Finlayson, University of Mary Washington
- Pre-Clinical Medicine: Dr. Renée LeClair and Dr. Andrew Binks, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
- Communicating Across Cultures: Dr. Robert Godwin-Jones, Virginia Commonwealth University
- Principles of Public Speaking: Dr. Danielle Leek, J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College
- VIVA Open Grants: Dr. Stephanie Westcott, Open and Sustainable Learning Coordinator, VIVA (

Sponsored by the State Council for Higher Education Open Virginia Advisory Committee (SCHEV OVAC).
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State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - Open Virginia Advisory Committee

United States of America, Richmond, VA

Twitter: @SCHEVnews

Contributed by: Jimmy Ghaphrey

Language: English

Date and Time: Mar 09, 2022 15:00 (UTC)   (view in other timezones)

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