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2019 Cascadia Open Education Summit - Keynote with Heather M. Ross

The 2019 Cascadia Open Education Summit took place in beautiful Vancouver, B.C. on April 17 & 18, 2019. This event was co-hosted with our regional colleagues: Lumen Learning, Open Oregon…

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2019 Cascadia Open Education Summit - Keynote with Karen Cangialosi

The 2019 Cascadia Open Education Summit took place in beautiful Vancouver, B.C. on April 17 & 18, 2019. This event was co-hosted with our regional colleagues: Lumen Learning, Open Oregon…

From  Erin Beattie 6 Months ago 0 likes 11 views

Open Education Stories: OER for Trades

Six years ago, Chad Flinn, an industrial construction instructor at BCIT, was approached by a student who wanted additional assistance. Flinn started to ponder his approach and decided that the notes…

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Inclusive Design Webinar Series Part 4: Inaccessibility

This webinar aims to highlight overlooked or unrealized accessibility barriers by giving concrete examples of what might make something inaccessible and how that barrier might present for different…

From  Josie Gray 9 Months ago 0 likes 25 views

Uploading artifacts to your eportfolio

How to upload documents, videos, photos, and audio clips to your OpenETC eportfolio site. Also includes information on how to search Google for openly licensed content that can be used in your…

From  Clint Lalonde 9 Months ago 0 likes 6 views

Inclusive Design Webinar Series Part 3: Pressbooks

In this webinar, we cover the things you need to keep in mind when authoring textbooks in Pressbooks in order to ensure they are accessible in all formats. This webinar will highlight accessibility…

From  Josie Gray 9 Months ago 0 likes 24 views

Open Educational Resources Trades Webinar

As open educational practices (OEP) continue to challenge and change higher education, Vocational Education and Trades could be seen as late to the party. Yet as an educational system that teaches…

From  Josie Gray 9 Months ago 0 likes 47 views

Open Education Stories: Unmanned Aerial Systems Taking Off!

In 2018, Dr. Eric Saczuk, Geomatics instructor at BCIT, applied for an Open Education Resource grant. With the idea that unmanned aerial systems (UAS)—known commercially as drones—are…

From  Erin Beattie 9 Months ago 0 likes 27 views

Inclusive Design Webinar Series Part 2: Presentations

Description: In this webinar, we cover how to make your presentation materials accessible. This material will be most applicable to those who use PowerPoint, but the basic principles can be applied…

From  Kate Marr-Verge 9 Months ago 0 likes 89 views

Inclusive Design Webinar Series Part 1: Inclusive Design

Description:Jess Mitchell from the Inclusive Design Research Centre (IDRC) joins us to talk about Inclusive Design. She touches on ideas like inclusion, design, transformation, innovation, access,…

From  Kate Marr-Verge 10 Months ago 1 likes 150 views

Adult Basic Education Zed Cred Ahead

In June 2018, we announced that BCcampus had received funding for creating an Adult Basic Education (ABE) Zed Cred.Since that time, we have begun work on making the ABE Zed Cred a reality.First, we…

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How to Import a Word Document

In this video, we demonstrate how to import a Word Document into Pressbooks. We provide guidelines on how to format your Word Document to help ensure the import process goes smoothly, and we…

From  Josie Gray 11 Months ago 0 likes 31 views

How to Import a Web Page

In this video, we demonstrate how to import a web page into Pressbooks. For more information see the Pressbooks Guide

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How to Enable Plugins

In this video, we demonstrate how Book Administrators can enable plugins in their book in Pressbooks and outline the basic functionality of plugins currently offered on the pressbooks.bccampus.ca…

From  Josie Gray 11 Months ago 0 likes 19 views

How to Change Privacy Settings of the Webbook

In this video, we demonstrate how to change your webbook from private to public and back again. For more information see the Pressbooks Guide

From  Josie Gray 11 Months ago 0 likes 20 views

How to Create a Glossary

In this video, we demonstrate how to use the glossary tool in Pressbooks to create glossary terms with definitions, mark words as glossary terms in a chapter, and automatically generate a glossary…

From  Josie Gray 11 Months ago 0 likes 26 views