Have You Tried a Little Merlot?

The Merlot Logo

Have you tried a little MERLOT? No, not the wine, but the Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching. MERLOT provides a Free and open online community of resources designed primarily for faculty, staff, and students of higher education from around the world to share their learning materials and pedagogy. MERLOT is a leading edge, user-centered, collection of peer reviewed higher education, online learning materials, cataloged by registered members and a set of faculty development support services.

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Open Educational Resources Boot Camp – Buffalo State

Open Educational Resources Boot Camp - Buffalo State

On Friday, Buffalo State sponsored an open educational resources (OER) boot camp and invited Amber Gilewski, Associate Professor of Psychology and Sophia Georgiakaki, Assistant Professor of Math both from Tompkins Cortland Community College to come and share their experiences with OER. Both of these professors have used OER in their curriculum and have seen success with their students. Here are the lessons learned. Continue reading