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Join us in building understanding of open education oerresearchhub.org #oerrhub Filtering data according to sector,
Join us in building understanding of open education oerresearchhub.org #oerrhub Filtering data according to sector,

Join us in building understanding of open education

oerresearchhub.org

#oerrhub

Filtering data according to sector, hypothesis & polarity Framework for comparing disparate evidence Effective
Filtering data
according to sector,
hypothesis & polarity
Framework for
comparing
disparate evidence
Effective
evidence-based
decision-making
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and advocacy
Collaborative
research, analysis &
dissemination
Openness in action:
openly licensed
research instruments,
Many people and institutions want to know about the
impact of open educational resources (OER)
know about the impact of open educational resources (OER) So we work in collaboration with lots

So we work in collaboration with lots of different organisations

Higher Education Schools ( K-12 ) 3 Informal Community Learning Colleges
Higher
Education
Schools
( K-12 )
3
Informal
Community
Learning
Colleges

To gather the evidence for schools, colleges, higher education institutions and informal learners

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Keyword

Hypothesis

Performance

OER improve student performance/satisfaction

Openness

People use OER differently from other online materials

Access

OER widen participation in education

Retention

OER can help at-risk learners to nish their studies

Reflection

OER use leads educators to reect on their practice

Finance

OER adoption brings financial benefits for students/institutions

Indicators

Informal learners use a variety of indicators when selecting OER

Support

Informal learners develop their own forms of study support

Transition

OER support informal learners in moving to formal study

Policy

OER use encourages institutions to change their policies

Assessment

Informal assessments motivate learners using OER

To test hypotheses about open education

This requires lots of different types of evidence from around the world

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YouTube
Interview
Survey
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Data
Metrics
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Papers
Case
Anecdotes
Study
Conference
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Filter and browse data to see the difference OER is making

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OER Impact Map
oermap.org
OER Project
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– Finance
College
A
– Performance
+ve
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– Reflection
School – K12
D
– Retention
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– Indicators
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Higher Education
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– Access
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– Openness
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6
Metadata
Mapping
specification
Encouraging
Accessibility
contribution
Customization
Popular OS platform
Project code
available on GitHub
Easy to customize
CSV importer
Diverse,
Easy to link, share
and engage
Polarity
Over 27,000 existing
plugins
fragmentary
Location plugin
(+ve/-ve)
evidence
JSON
Wordpress
Openness
Filtering /
Design
Simplicity
navigation

Using open technologies

And share this on a world map

To reveal the flow of evidence

So we designed a system