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Open Education Resources

open-ed
Any resources available at little or no cost that can be used for teaching, learning or research … such materials are generally released under a Creative Commons or similar license that supports open or nearly open use of the content – Educause.

Competency-Based Education
competency-based
An outcome-based approach to earning a college degree or credential. Competencies are statements of what students can do as a result of their learning – Council of Regional Accrediting Commissions.

Flipped Learning

flipped-learning
A pedagogical approach in which direct instruction moves from the group learning space to the individual learning space, while the former becomes an interactive, active learning environment – Flipped Learning Network.

Lecture Capture

lecture-capture
Describes any technology that allows instructors to record what happens in their classrooms and make it available digitally – Educause.

General

innovative
Resources that focus on educational innovations.

Active Learning

active-learning
The process of having students engage in some activity that forces them to reflect upon ideas and how they are using those ideas … The process of keeping students mentally, and often physically, active in their learning through activities that involve them in gathering information, thinking, and problem solving. — The Greenwood Dictionary of Education

Classroom Biases

Classroom Biases
A bias is a type of prejudice against a person, event, situation, or group … Educational settings have several factors that naturally lend themselves to opportunities for bias – intentional or not … gender, culture, economics, and ethnicity — Study.com