A presentation by Urs Ingold and Caspar Noetzli, Pädagogische Hochschule Zürich
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The Faculty's Fear ofOpenness eduhubdays 2011 Lugano Urs Ingold, Caspar Noetzli Pdagogische Hochschule Zrich Digital Learning | eLearning
Multimedia learningobjectsforself-directedlearning Open to all studentsandfaculty Annual fundfordevelopmentandmaintenance SupportedbytheeLearning departement (Digital Learning) March 2011: 60 learningobjectspublished
Fear 1: Opennessmaydamagemyreputation What will mycolleaguesthinkiftheyseemylousyhandouts?
Fear 2: Opennessmayimpedemyteaching Whatifthestudentshavealreadyseenmyvideo in mycolleagues class?
Fear 3: Opennessmayendangermyacademiccareer I rather publish in a journal whereIgetthecredits.
Fear 4: Opennessmayleadtolegal difficulties I dontwantto waste time on copyrightissues.
Fear 5: Opennessmay bring financiallosses Who will buymytextbookiftheycandownloaditforfree?