DEU Digital Learning | Tools and Ideas Website

The DEU Digital Learning Tools and Ideas site is a fresh approach and development of previous similar websites created by the DEU. The site is intended for use…

Tools that Support OER

This session was presented at the Alberta OER Summit 2017 at the University of Alberta Are you interested in adopting open textbooks and other open educational resources? Have…

The Role of Support Units in the Use and Creation of Open Textbooks

This session was presented at the University of Saskatchewan during Open Ed Week 2017 This session will include representatives from the Distance Education Unit, Gwenna Moss Centre for…

Tech Tools to Support Active Learning

Learning technologies come in all kinds of different forms, and there are so many options sometimes it is difficult to determine what would be useful in your class…

Participant Experiences in a Service-MOOC to Design OER for Adult Basic Education

This panel discussion was presented at the OpenEd Conference 2016 in Richmond, Virginia, USA In this panel discussion, several designers, ABE subject matter exerts, course facilitators, and participants…

Beyond the Course Textbook – Using Audio and Video in Your Class

Whether we teach in face-to-face, blended, or fully online environments text is the main mode of communication, but text is often static and does not respond directly to…

Beyond the Course Textbook – Making Video for Your Classes

Photo by Jeremy Yap on Unsplash Whether we teach in face-to-face, blended, or fully online environments text is the main mode of communication, but text is often static…

Making the Most of Guest Speakers

Are you thinking about bringing in a guest speaker? Have you invited guest speakers before? Have you been a guest speaker in someone else’s class? If you answered…

Teaching and Learning Online

Course Description Teaching and Learning Online is a five (5) week introductory course designed for instructors who will be teaching online in the near future, or have just…

Open ABE Service-MOOC Facilitation

Building on prior Designers for Learning projects, this Open Adult Basic Education (Open ABE) Service-MOOC focused on the instructional design of open educational resources (OER) for adult education….