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Mijs, Jonathan J.B. (author), Nieuwenhuis, J.G. (author)
Research calls attention to the divergent school and labor market trajectories of
Europe’s youth while, across the Atlantic, researchers describe the long-lasting
consequences of poverty on adolescent development. In this paper we incorporate both processes to shed a new light on a classic concern in the sociology of stratification: how...
working paper 2018
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Ouwerkerk, U.P. (author), Gordijn, J.M.W. (author), Kiela, P.R. (author), Stellingwerff, M.C. (author)
Being able to share visual course assignments and provide and receive personal feedback is essential in most studio design courses of Delft University of Technology. With the rapid growth of online and blended education teachers are confronted with the challenge of maintaining the same quality for this aspect of their teaching as in traditional...
conference paper 2018
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Rutzinger, Martin (author), Bremer, M. (author), Höfle, B. (author), Hämmerle, M. (author), Lindenbergh, R.C. (author), Oude Elberink, S. (author), Pirotti, F (author), Scaioni, Marco (author), Wujanz, Daniel (author), Zieher, T. (author)
The 2nd international summer school "Close-range sensing techniques in Alpine terrain" was held in July 2017 in Obergurgl, Austria. Participants were trained in selected close-range sensing methods, such as photogrammetry, laser scanning and thermography. The program included keynotes, lectures and hands-on assignments combining field project...
journal article 2018
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van der Woert, Nicolai (author)
conference paper 2018
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Bekbalaeva, Jyldyz (author), Walz, Anita (author), Namasbek Kyzy, Aisuluu (author), Keldibekova, Zhanylai (author)
Independent, democratic, and post Soviet, Kyrgyzstan or the Central Asian Kyrgyz Republic, is in the midst of multiple changes that involve its cultural identity, economic incentive structure, government, and laws, all of which have an impact on the country’s educational systems and educational practices. In addition to national and local...
conference paper 2018
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Gobée, O. Paul (author), Bellinga, Pim B. (author)
Independently and unknowingly of each other, in two different subject fields, open learning platforms arose, that address similar needs and have similar set-ups, and differ from existing open education formats such as Open Educational Resources (OER) repositories and MOOCs. They appear to form a specific new type of platform, that we dubbed ...
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Jordan, Katy (author), Rolfe, Vivien (author), Weller, Martin (author), Devries, Irwin (author)
Much recent research in open and distance education references literature that was produced primarily over the past decade. While the field of open education continues to evolve and branch out, many of its themes bear similarities to earlier research from the late 1960s and developing through to the ‘80s and beyond. As indicated by a lack of...
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Stracke, Christian M. (author), Hernández, Rocael (author), Delgado Kloos, Carlos (author), Del Mar Pérez Sanagustín, María (author), Moreira Teixeir, Antonio (author)
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Grandl, Maria (author), Ebner, Martin (author), Slany, Wolfgang (author), Janisch, Stefan (author)
Programming is considered as an essential skill in the 21st century. Visual programming languages and age-appropriate development environments allow an easy entry into this field. Nevertheless, it is very challenging to bring those skills in a very short time frame to schools, to their teachers, and to school children themselves. Therefore, Graz...
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Bossu, Carina (author), Stagg, Adrian (author)
Open Educational Practices (OEP) have played an important role in assisting educational institutions and governments worldwide to meet their current and future educational targets in widening participation, lowering costs, improving the quality of learning and teaching and promoting social inclusion and participatory democracy. There have been...
conference paper 2018
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Rodés, Virginia (author), Motz, Regina (author), Diaz, Patricia (author), Czerwonogora, Ada (author), Suárez, Anyhelina (author), Cabrer, Magela (author)
The Interdisciplinary Nucleus of Open and Accessible Educational Resources (OER Nucleus) of the University of the Republic (UdelaR) in Uruguay, integrates the open practice of research groups from different fields combined with the participation of civil society organizations, educational institutions and governmental sector. The adoption of...
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Reed, Michelle (author), Meinke, Billy (author)
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Koutsileou, Stamatina (author), Kouis, Dimitrios (author), Mitrou, Nikolaos (author)
In this paper, we explore the challenges towards the adoption/use of Open Educational Resources (OER) within the Greek Higher Education (HE). To achieve this objective, first we present “Kallipos”, a large-scale open access textbook publishing initiative that was launched in 2013 by the Hellenic Academic Libraries Link (HEAL-Link) consortium....
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Ritchie, Laura (author)
An international learning initiative focusing on student agency began with a link facilitating OE-enhanced teaching between a UK university and a US high school class. It became an international trip organised and funded by five UK students and their teacher, travelling to California to teach and perform music across formal and informal learning...
conference paper 2018
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Farrow, Robert (author), Weller, Martin (author), Orr, Dominic (author)
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West, Quill (author), Hofer, Amy (author), Coleman, Dale (author)
A common claim in open education is that librarians are effective supporters in open education work because their talents for research, organization, and working with students make them natural supporters of faculty designing OER courses. This study seeks to understand how librarians and faculty interacted with one another in an deliberate...
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Cooney, Cailean (author), Almond, Amanda (author), Belli, Jill (author), Seto, Jeremy (author)
New York City College of Technology (City Tech) is one of 24 colleges comprising the City University of New York (CUNY), the United States' largest urban public higher education institution legislatively mandated as the "vehicle for the upward mobility of the disadvantaged in the City of New York."1 Fulfilling this mission is vital to the...
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España-Villegas, Carmelo Branimir (author), Caeiro-Rodriguez, Manuel (author)
Nowadays, Information and Communication Technologies are becoming necessary in all types of organizations. That common occurrence makes it possible for people to be integrated into digital environments that require skills and constant updating. This man - technology relationship, makes the concept of Ecosystem to be adopted into educational...
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Langhorst, Tom (author), de Graaf, Lennart (author)
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Cronin, Catherine (author), MacLaren, Iain (author)
Conceptualisations of open educational practices (OEP) vary widely, ranging from those centred primarily on the creation and use of open educational resources (OER) to broader definitions of OEP, inclusive of but not necessarily focused on OER. The latter, referred to in this paper as expansive definitions of OEP, encompass open content but also...
conference paper 2018
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