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    Welcome!

    If you are an educator aiming to innovate your teaching approach, alleviate the financial challenges faced by your students, and become part of a worldwide initiative for accessible education, this is the resource for you.

    In today’s fast-paced educational landscape, traditional textbooks and resources can be costly, limiting access for many students. Open Educational Resources (OER) offer a revolutionary alternative, providing educators like you with the tools and knowledge to revolutionize your teaching practice. This pressbook is your starter guide to harnessing the full potential of OER. Whether you are looking to adopt existing open resources, create your own customized materials, or share your expertise with a global audience, this resource will walk you through each step of the process.

    Throughout these pages, you will explore the principles of open education, discover the world of open licensing, and learn how to locate high-quality OER for your subject and level. You will gain hands-on experience with publishing tools such as Pressbooks and H5P, empowering you to design engaging, interactive, and adaptable learning materials.

    By the end of this journey, you will be well-equipped to not only enhance your teaching materials but also contribute to the global OER movement. Let’s work together to create a more accessible, affordable, and equitable educational landscape. Welcome to the world of Open Educational Resources, where the possibilities are endless, and the impact is profound!

    Module Map

    Unsure of where to get started? Navigate with ease using the module map to chart your course!

    An interactive H5P element has been excluded from this version of the text. You can view it online here:
    https://ecampusontario.pressbooks.pub/masteringopened/?p=4#h5p-15

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