Creating & Sharing Open Educational Resources
by Apple Distinguished Educators
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This nonlinear collection of Multi-Touch resource books are designed to support educators who are authoring content and/or guiding learners who are authoring content for publication. These Multi-Touch books will raise awareness about digital citizenship, copyright, and plagiarism. This foundation will help participants explore the expanding collection of open educational resources (OER), learn and apply various digital licenses, and apply appropriate citation practices. Finally, participants will learn ways to protect their own work and demonstrate ways to curate their own collection of OERs. This course is designed as a collection of resources to help the teacher/student navigate through open educational resources.
|1||Use, Share and Curate Fairly||--||--||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||Anonymous||--||--||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||Tagging and Metadata Explained||--||--||Free||View In iTunes|
|4||Digital Etiquette for Educators||--||--||Free||View In iTunes|
|5||FotoBrander Lite||FotoBrander Lite by Gizmojoy gives your images an impressive individualized touch. It's amazing what a little creative touch can do to your photographs. With over 200 beautifully designed seals, stamps, badges, crests, labels, insignias (in the full version) to chose from, you'll certainly have fun using your imagination to create your FotoBranders. What's more, the FotoBranders created are saved as your own creations, for you to use on your photos. For as many times as you want. Use FotoBrander to: - take ownership of your images - memorialize pictures by naming events & dates - individualize your photos in your own unique way - enhance your pictures with some stylish branding - market your photographic skills - just add a fun touch to your photos! After FotoBranding your images, you can save them to your photo album, email or upload to Facebook. Note: FotoBrander Lite works exactly just like the full version, except that Lite version only has access to the first page of branders while full version has over 200 designs.||--||Free||View In iTunes|
|6||eZy Watermark lite - Photo Watermarking App||“Great app. Finally able to watermark my photography.” – JoseESPY “For photos and also their app for videos. Everything can be done from my phone.!” - Bere Sharing pictures online is easy but that comes with a huge photo protection problem. Do not let this stop you from showing off your amazing photos to the world. eZy Watermark is an ideal App for iOS device users who want to capture, watermark and share their pictures quickly and easily. Friendly user interface and loads of watermarking options make this app a joy to use. You can now create templates that can let you apply multiple watermarks in single tap. Templates remember your watermark's • Positions • Rotation • Scale • Font / Style in case of text • Autographs • QR code So you do not have to add them again and again. Some key features of eZy Watermark are: 1. Add Watermark to pictures using text and images 2. Add autographs by drawing it on the screen of your iOS device 3. 150+ fonts to use 4. Import images quickly from camera, library, facebook and iTunes share 5. Easily rotate, resize and relocate watermark text and images using swiping gestures 6. Change opacity of watermark text and images. Change pen thickness for watermark text 7. Change color and font of watermark text. Add shadow to the watermark text if you desire 8. Save/share pictures using library, iTunes share, Instagram, facebook, Twitter and email 9. Save time and effort by enabling “Save facebook login” 10. Style your pictures using funkit, cartoons, emoticons and stickers etc 11. Maintains picture's quality 12. QR code can also be added as watermark now 13. You can align watermarks automatically 14. Text can be aligned right, left and center on long tap||--||Free||View In iTunes|
|7||Copyright Legal Coach||Copyright Legal Coach is a guide to the U.S. copyright system. View a helpful organization of key provisions, full statute (Title 17 of the U.S. Code), and rules from the Code of Federal Regulations (Title 37). A guide is organized into categories for an overview, different types of registration, what cannot be copyrighted, application guidelines, submission, fair use, fees, infringement, and more. Also included are video tutorials and actual examples of copyrighted material that have been registered with the U.S. Copyright Office. The C.F.R. are detailed rules for the statutes. For example, 17 USC 408 specifies that the applicant shall deposit "in the case of an unpublished work, one complete copy". 37 CFR 202.20 provides specific requirements. If the original material is a three-dimensional hologram (sample scenario), the applicant must submit "precise instructions for displaying the image fixed in the hologram" and "photographs or other identifying material ... clearly showing the displayed image". Provisions from Title 18 of the U.S. Code are also included that relate to criminal infringement of copyrighted material. Flip between three tabs to read provisions from each without scrolling back. The developer, Michael E. Byczek, is licensed to practice law in Illinois and an Apple certified system administrator. His primary interest is intellectual property (copyrights, patents, and trademarks). The U.S.C. is current as of April 15, 2013 based upon The Office of the Law Revision Counsel (LRC) classification tables; CFR provisions as of April 11, 2013 (GPO e-CFR); and fees as of April 18, 2013.||--||$0.99||View In iTunes|
|8||Publishing OERs||--||--||Free||View In iTunes|
|9||Finding Useful OER||--||--||Free||View In iTunes|
|10||Teaching Digital Literacy||--||--||Free||View In iTunes|