Challenge #4 – How do I find a Creative Commons licensed image to use in my course materials or presentations?

As educators we are often in need of photos, diagrams, and images we can use to supplement or enhance our course material. ┬áThis usually has us googling for images that may or may not be permissible for our use. Fortunately there are a variety of places where you can find …

Challenge #3 – What is a Creative Commons license and why is it useful?

  If you’ve heard about open textbooks, open education resources (also commonly referred to as OER) you may have also heard about something called a Creative Commons license, or CC licenses. For a many years, copyright or all rights reserved was the default for creators of content. ┬áThere wasn’t a …