Enhancing Teacher Education Through OER

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All over the world, including India, there is an aspiration that every student should be actively engaged in their learning. Achieving this aspiration demands highly skilled teachers and quality teacher education. 
 
This course introduces teacher educators to Open Educational Resources – freely available learning materials that can be adapted for use in particular contexts.  The course explores how you can use OER in the design and delivery of your teacher education programmes to help you bring about the transformation of classroom teaching and learning.   Throughout the course there will be a particular focus on the OER generated by TESS- India. These innovative multi-lingual text and video OER (www.tess-india.edu.in) aim to support teachers in developing participatory approaches through modelling links between theory and practice in classroom activities.   You will explore the values and pedago...

All over the world, including India, there is an aspiration that every student should be actively engaged in their learning. Achieving this aspiration demands highly skilled teachers and quality teacher education. 
 
This course introduces teacher educators to Open Educational Resources – freely available learning materials that can be adapted for use in particular contexts.  The course explores how you can use OER in the design and delivery of your teacher education programmes to help you bring about the transformation of classroom teaching and learning.   Throughout the course there will be a particular focus on the OER generated by TESS- India. These innovative multi-lingual text and video OER (www.tess-india.edu.in) aim to support teachers in developing participatory approaches through modelling links between theory and practice in classroom activities.   You will explore the values and pedagogy underpinning teacher education OER from TESS-India and other repositories and learn how you can adapt and incorporate these OER for your own contexts and students. 
 
Through participation in the course you will develop skills in locating, adapting and producing OER. Collaboration and the co-creation of OER will be key themes; you will be introduced to ways of working and open practices that you will be able to take forward into your professional working.  Through the course you may also form and strengthen your professional support network of fellow teacher educators. 
 
The course is designed primarily for teacher educators working in the Indian context in both pre-service and in-service education with primary and secondary school teachers in formal and informal programmes. However it has significant application for teacher educators globally. 

All course content is openly licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike license. You are free to translate, modify and repurpose course materials as long as you provide attribution to the TESS-India project and share under the same licence. For more information on Creative Commons licenses, please see http://creativecommons.org/about/license/

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SUSAMMA JOHNSON

8/10 starsCompleted
4 years, 3 months ago
Course is very much beneficial for teacher educators teachers.It gives different ways of class room teaching.Instructer i know very well. Freda,Kris Sandra & Sandhya with whome i worked are very dynamic.Providers are good.I suggest every teacher must do this course.
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amit kumar

4/10 starsCompleted
3 years, 1 month ago
This course is very helpful to in service teacher by which various teaching development could be increase .
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Sheena Thomas

6/10 starsTaking Now
3 years, 2 months ago
The course content has been beautifully designed rectifying the flaws of previous MOOCS. It will emerge as an active partner of teaching learning, helping the teaching faculty to improve in the way they deliver.
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prashant verma

7/10 starsCompleted
3 years, 2 months ago
A good idea to increase teaching method I thankful to all person who made it. I sure one day India made world leader for education field.
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Urmila Kumari

10/10 starsTaking Now
3 years, 2 months ago
यह बहुत अच्छा प्रयास है । घर बैठे आसानी से जानकारी प्राप्त हो जाती है। अपनी सुविधा के अनुसार पाठ्यक्रम को पुरा करना आसान है।
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Arun Jinghala

2/10 starsCompleted
3 years, 2 months ago
This course is mainly based on modern pedagogy , active learning, constructivism theory of knowledge .
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BASANT Choudhary

10/10 starsCompleted
3 years, 2 months ago
I completed the course in NOV. 15 session.This programme is useful for teacher and teacher educator.
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Gautam Kumar

10/10 starsTaking Now
3 years, 2 months ago
This course is very helpful for elementary teachers. All teachers could be take complete this type of course.
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DR. ANUP KUMAR SHARMA

10/10 starsTaking Now
3 years, 3 months ago
AS PER THE DISCUSSION WITH DR. YOGESH This course is the valuable course for all teachers and as a "Action Research Associate" I think first of all i complete my course and also introduce it in my all institution faculty my members
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Dr Akhand Pratap Narayan Singh

10/10 starsTaking Now
3 years, 3 months ago
Good programmed learning helps enhancing teacher performance to effective teaching and facilitate the knowledge to learners
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arvind pandey

10/10 starsTaking Now
3 years, 3 months ago
The course content is so knowledgeable It gives us many information about OER and class room teaching
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Sanjay Chaurasiya

10/10 starsTaking Now
3 years, 3 months ago
Content of this course is always excellent, motivating and gives inspiration to teach in much better way... Instructor n provider...both r supportive n cordial...
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DR. AMBRISH KUMAR TIWARY

10/10 starsCompleted
4 years, 1 month ago
The course content are designed systematically to better understand the course followed by reviewing by one's learning in the form of quiz , peer responses and giving feedback and receiving feedback. The instructor are really work as a good facilitator and help to improve our thoughts and knowledge about the course. The provider is doing his work in the field of schhol education.
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4 years, 1 month ago
This course enhanced me for teaching.i participated all activities .i learnt pedagogic matter .enhancing teacher education through O'ER ,i learnt several methods for teaching.
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Aditya Aditya

8/10 starsTaking Now
4 years, 3 months ago
In my view, this course is a must for educators of the 21st century. I sincerely wish that it has some collaboration with COL for enhancement of the course content relater to OER.
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joel zambrano

8/10 starsTaking Now
4 years, 3 months ago
i think that this course is very good for the people work in education. the knowledge that the someone get is very important to apply in the course of the school.
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Divya Mathaniya

5/10 starsTaking Now
4 years, 3 months ago
its very knowledgeable.it has so many good ideas by which we can make our teaching interesting and beneficial for our learners
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aanchal nigam

8/10 starsCompleted
4 years, 1 month ago
The MOOC OER course is very much beneficial for the students as well as teacher educators.Can I get any type of certificate as I have completed my course but not upgraded to verified certificate?lease reply.
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Nagendra Singh Tiwari

10/10 starsCompleted
4 years, 1 month ago
I think this course provide us a platform to develop our personality as a teacher and with use of various OER we can change our classroom environment.OER available at various sources are excellent we can use as per our need. Now its our responsibility to use OER in our classroom to achieve our pedagogical targets.
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4 years, 2 months ago
In my opinion TESS-India MOOC programme is extremely useful for teachers and teacher educators to make their classroom teaching and practical training for preservice and Inservice training effective . MOOC programme provides opportunity to understand the basic principles of effective teaching in democratic environment in classroom .
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Arun Tripathi

10/10 starsCompleted
4 years, 2 months ago
This is good course for the teachers working in the field of elementary education. OER enhances our professional skills to perform quality teaching.
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BASHISTHA KUMAR NAYAK

10/10 starsTaking Now
4 years, 2 months ago
I think it is a good course for the learner .special thanks to all the panel members of edx.OER Enhances our professional skills for which lead out to be a good teacher.
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4 years, 8 months ago
The course is very interesting for me.
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