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"Research study on VoiceThreadMichelle Pacansky-Brock is conducting a study for her dissertation that is  open to any faculty member in the US (FT or PT) with any type of VoiceThread account (free, individual higher educator, department, or site…"
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Research Opportunities

In this discussion forum thread please feel free to post any research opportunities that may be of interest to the COTE Communnity.See More
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Rhianna C. Rogers replied to Rhianna C. Rogers's discussion What are your experiences with OERs? in the group Fostering Creativity in Learning: How to Effectively Incorporate OERs into Assignments
"Thank you for your response John and thank you Alex for reposting sections of my COTE NOTE as your comment! I agree with you about the increased interests in OERs and thank you, John, for sharing the Campus Technology article and your current…"
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John E. Fowler replied to Rhianna C. Rogers's discussion What are your experiences with OERs? in the group Fostering Creativity in Learning: How to Effectively Incorporate OERs into Assignments
"Thank you for the presentation and providing this forum to continue the discussions. Although they have been around for some time, I agree with Alex's comment there has definitely be an increase in the rhetoric around OERs of late. I think it…"
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Links from OER Part 1

Hello Everyone, Thank you for joining me for Part 1 of my OER presentation. Here are the links to sites from my presentation, as requested. Let me know if you have any questions! Rhianna Here is the link to Photosynth:http://photosynth.net/ Here is the link to the Photosynth website, created with colleague Nathan Whitley-Grassi: https://sites.google.com/site/photosynthpbl/home Here is the link to…See More
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Fellow Chat: Fostering Creativity in Learning: How to Effectively Incorporate OERs into Assignments at online

August 7, 2014 from 12pm to 1pm
Rhianna Rogers has trained as both an anthropological-archaeologist and historian, specializing in Mesoamerica and native cultures of the United States.  She is a Registered Professional Archaeologist (RPA) with over eight years of field and museum experience.  She is currently a member of the MA in Liberal Studies Core Faculty and a tenure track faculty member/mentor at SUNY ESC-Niagara Frontier Center where she teaches…See More
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What are your experiences with OERs?

Now having seen this presentation and reviewed the COTE NOTE, tell me how you are using OERs, what issues or concerns you may have, and any other ideas that you want to get out there. These could include some strategies that you use with OERs not covered in this presentation or ideas about best practices. I look forward to hearing from you all! RhiannaSee More
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Who's on the other end?

Posted by John Thompson on November 25, 2010 at 10:25am 1 Comment

Once people hear I teach online, I've had a few ask me how I know it's the real student actually taking the online course (assignments, discussions...). What are the latest thoughts on maintaining academic integrity/honesty in making sure online students have not hired someone to take the course for them? There was a recent Chronicle of Higher Education piece that raised some concerns.

Pulling back and looking at learning theories

Posted by Robert Piorkowski on October 21, 2010 at 10:34am 0 Comments



As a K12 teacher in my formative years, I remember taking education courses while I was teaching high school French to complete my masters. These were required for NYS certification as well as tenure. Like most young teachers, my first years in the classroom were filled with daily, "urgent" needs to have lessons and materials prepared for my students. When I would go to my… Continue

Research on authenticity of student work

Posted by Dan Feinberg on September 30, 2010 at 4:09pm 2 Comments

Online faculty (and the public at large) frequently have questions about how to maintain academic integrity in online classes. While research shows that people assume more cheating is happening online, there is no conclusive evidence that there is any difference in the amount of cheating that actually occurs...I thought this was an interesting paper on the subject: Assessment Design and Cheating Risk in Online Instruction (… Continue

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