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Steve Nordmark - Taming the OER Lion: The Opportunity and Cost Equation of “Free”

Like  trying to tame a lion in the wild, the thought of meaningfully managing the jungle  of Open Educational Resource (OER) options can be intimidating. At the same  time, like the lure of the lion, it can also be alluring to imagine the promise  of open, free access to such a powerful animal. Now that I’ve made my point,  let’s “tame” this analogy.

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TJ Bliss, John Hilton III, David Wiley & Kim Thanos - The cost and quality of open textbooks

Perceptions of community college faculty and students.

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Mike Caulfield: The Oddity of MOOCs as OER and the Issue of Integration Cost

Bryan Alexander has an excellent post on the odd situation we find ourselves in which MOOC mania reigns but OER and OCW are seen as yesterday’s news. The mind boggles, and I spent a good ten minutes trying to come up with a metaphor to explain the absurdity of the situation only to find that there really is no metaphor.

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Patrick O'Donnell & Molly Bloom: How Much Does It Cost to Run an Online School?

Patrick O'Donnell & Molly Bloom: How Much Does It Cost to Run an Online School? | Open Educational Resources (OER) | Scoop.it
Robert Mengerink didn't know how much an online school really costs to operate - until he started one.
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