World History Since 1500: An Open and Free Textbook is designed to cover world history from 1500 to the present in 15 chapters. The OER-supported textbook can be downloaded as a pdf or viewed online. The textbook serves to weave insights from many perspectives into stories and narratives that will help students develop a framework …

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Thursday, April 25, 2024 from 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Watch the “Incorporating IDEA in the Creation of OER” recording Access the “Incorporating IDEA in the Creation of OER” presentation slides Planning on developing new OER? If so, come learn how you can incorporate inclusion, diversity, equity, and anti-racism from the start by using the …

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Wednesday, April 17, 2024 from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Watch the “OER Faculty Community of Practice” recording How can you create and implement a vibrant OER faculty community of practice at your college? Together we will explore how to use an OER community of practice to encourage the adoption of OER, teach OER principles, …

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Students learn the stages of the human life span: prenatal, infancy, toddlerhood, middle childhood, adolescence, adulthood, late adulthood, and death/dying. For each stage of the life span, students examine cognitive, language, emotional, social, personality, and physical development. In addition, students explore the procedures used to conduct research about human development.Comment: This text, based on Lifespan …

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Friday, April 12, 2024 from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Watch the “Beyond Traditional Spanish Homework” recording Join us for an exciting exploration into Project Based Learning (PBL) and open educational resources (OER) in language instruction. Discover how PBL elevates language learning, allowing students to delve into real-world issues, create impactful projects, and acquire language …

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