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    • Content is king: An analysis of how the twitter discourse surrounding open education unfolded from 2009 to 2016 

      Paskevicius, Michael; Veletsianos, George; Kimmons, Royce (International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 2018)
      Inspired by open educational resources, open pedagogy, and open source software, the openness movement in education has different meanings for different people. In this study, we use Twitter data to examine the discourses ...
    • Eight patterns of open textbook adoption in British Columbia 

      Barker, Jennifer; Jeffrey, Ken; Jhangiani, Rajiv Sunil; Veletsianos, George (International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 2018)
      Since the launch of the BC Open Textbook Project in 2012, the adoption of open textbooks has steadily grown within public post-secondary institutions in British Columbia, Canada. An analysis of adoption records over a ...
    • Fostering openness within a higher education institution: Tensions, opportunities and a work in progress 

      Childs, Elizabeth; Axe, Jo; Veletsianos, George; Webster, Keith (Brill | Sense Publishers, 2020)
      At our institution, the authors have engaged in open practices and have sought to promote a culture of openness. In this chapter, we discuss factors that we have identified as fostering a culture of openness at school, ...
    • Open Educational Resources playlist 

      Veletsianos, George; The Digital Learning and Social Media Research Group (George Veletsianos and The Digital Learning and Social Media Research Group, 2017)
      Open Educational Resources playlist includes two videos: "A Review of the Effectiveness & Perceptions of Open Educational Resources As Compared to Textbooks" and "Scholars’ Open and Sharing Practices".