OK, so the majority of this week’s Tech Tuesday Tip credit goes to Psychology Faculty Extraordinaire, Dr. Alisa Beyer – who, among other duties, moonlights as your CGCC representative on the District Maricopa Millions (Maricopa’s own OER initiative) team. She thought it might be useful to highlight OER this week, as it actually IS Open Education Week! https://www.openeducationweek.org/
You may recall an OER Google survey coming to your inbox last Fall, asking whether or not you used Open resources, if so, in what context, and if not, why not – Alisa shared those results with me, and I used the Adobe Spark Post app on my iPad (also available for Google devices, and as a web-based tool from your computer) to compile some of her results into this infographic:
Of particular interest to me, since I do in fact use my own videos, review questions, and ebooks, is  Why are you not using OER? Survey respondents who were not using OER reported the following:
So dive on in and educate yourself – and be open to Open Education!
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