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GAVS – Finding OER and CC Resources

In my “Open Educational Resources and Creative Commons” post, I discussed the importance of using Open Educational Resources and materials protected by Creative Commons. Below are just three examples of resources that I might use in a course. Image: http://livemag.co.za/wp-content/themes/livemag2014/timthumb.php?src=http://livemag.co.za/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/we-are-citizen-journalism.jpg&w=830&h=530Continue reading

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GAVS – Fair Use and the TEACH Act

Create 3.1.2 – Fair Use and the TEACH Act Although Open Education Resources and Creative Commons licenses provide much content free for educators to share with students during instruction, an online teacher may need to use copyrighted material. The Fair … Continue reading

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GAVS – Open Educational Resources and Creative Commons

Create 3.1.1. – Open Educational Resources and Creative Commons When building course content, virtual teachers should seek both Open Educational Resources and content licensed under Creative Commons. Open Educational Resources (OER) are openly licensed materials designed for educational purposes; they … Continue reading

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GAVS – Laws of Communication

Communicate 1.1.2 – Laws of Communication Experienced teachers know how to be prudent and vigilant with their communications regarding the school and parents. Counselors and administrators advise staff not to discuss students’ private information with anyone other than the student … Continue reading

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GAVS – Digital Rights and Responsibilities

Participate 4.1.1 Digital Rights and Responsibilities Many discussions revolve around how to keep people safe online, but we must also consider how to protect content. Members of a Digital Learning Community need to respect others’ work and adhere to laws … Continue reading

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