OpenVA Live Stream 2014

We will be live-streaming this event using YouTube’s Live Event service. Below is a list of the sessions, and you can watch the individual sessions on their respective “watch pages”. Each has its own unique page, complete with chat, so be sure to return here to click the link to each individual session.

Session #1

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8:30 am to 10:00 am — Open Educational Resources Panel
Moderator: Diane Ryan (TCC)

  • Raising OER Awareness – Anita Walz, Virginia Tech T Library
  • The Z-degree – Daniel DeMarte, Tidewater Community College
  • Write Your Own Textbook / Student Generated Texts – Jennifer Kidd, Old Dominion University

Session #2

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10:15 am to 11:45 am — Open Infrastructure Panel
Moderator: Jim Groom (UMW)

  • A Domain of One’s Own – Martha Burtis (University of Mary Washington)
  • UMW Blogs – Ryan Brazell (University of Mary Washington)
  • Free and Open Infrastructure Initiatives – Chad Wollenberg (Southside Community College)
  • Cloud-based Infrastructure – Rusty Waterfield (Old Dominion University)

Session #3

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12:30 pm to 2:00 pm — Open Pedagogy / Curriculum
Moderator – Mano Talaiver (Longwood University)

  • Outward-facing Teaching and Learning – Jeff McClurken (University of Mary Washington), Recipient of 2014 SCHEV Outstanding Faculty Award for Teaching with Technology
  • OER at a CC: Just Start Somewhere – Cheryl Huff (Germanna Community College)
  • MOOCS – Tom Woodward (Virginia Commonwealth University)
  • LOOCS – Art Fridrich (Virginia State University)

Session #4

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2:15 pm to 3:45 pm — Building Open VA: Planning for the Future
Moderator: Peter Blake (Director, SCHEV)

  • Connecting to Cost Savings – Linda Williams (Tidewater Community College)
  • Student Perspective – Ms. Melissa Hoch, TCC Class of 2014
  • State Policy-Making Perspective – Delegate Glenn R. Davis Jr.
  • National Perspective – Kim Thanos (Lumen Learning)
  • Announcement of Open VA Drive In Workshops for 2014-15 on specific resources/ infrastructure / pedagogy topics


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