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Benefits for Students
Significant savings on textbooks
Course materials are available on the first day of studies and after completing a course
Course materials are accessible
Leeward CC students from Michele Mahi's COM 210H class speak about using OERs.
OER Savings Map
Displays cumulative OER savings from post-secondary institutions across the world.
Benefits for Instructors
Flexibility in customising content
Ease of updating OER
Working together with students to create assignments
Be sure that students can use and easily access an assigned textbook in a course
A presentation by Professor Rory McGreal, Athabasca University, Canada for the Technology-Enabled Learning Community of Practice Webinar in March 2020.
Benefits for Administrators and Policy Makers
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