Monthly Archives: September 2010

First TIGER Steering Group Planned

Thursday 14th October 2010 from 9am to 10.30am

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Otters share experience with TIGER

Just working on the consortium agreement which I hope to be able to send to the parties later today. Evidence from other project consortiums indicate that it can take a while to get this approved with all members. Looking forward … Continue reading

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Slides from the startup meeting

The slides from the start up meeting are now available online.  http://www.jisc.ac.uk/whatwedo/programmes/elearning/oer2/oer2startup.aspx

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Quick review of the OER phase 2 startup meeting

Alan Brine and Rob Howe represented TIGER at today’s startup meeting. Ale was there but was representing Leicester’s project Ostrich. The sessions were really quick moving and covered a wide range of issues with many points raised for further investigation. … Continue reading

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TIGERs get external evaluator

Pleased to announce that Mark Schofield from Edgehill University has agreed to be the TIGER external evaluator. Mark will bring a wide range of experience to the project and we are looking forward to his contributions. Rob

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TIGERs in London

Alan Brine and Rob Howe will be in London today for the OER project startup meeting. Looking forward to a full day Rob

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TIGERs in Leather

TIGER comes in useful in many group discussions. Whilst talking to a group of Leather staff (this is a course @ Northampton) I mentioned the TIGER project. This led to a wider discussion on the nature of OERs and a … Continue reading

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TIGER supported OER discussion at ELESIG

On 17/9/10 I introduced the TIGER project to members of the ELESIG Midlands group. The group included members from Lincoln, Loughborough, Staffordshire, JISC RSC, Coventry, Northampton and private developer Learning Anorak Ltd. We had a good discussion over the nature … Continue reading

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Designing for openess

Yesterday, the TIGER team were treated to an afternoon exploring how to design for openness at the BDRA Media Zoo. Ali, Sam and Gabi talked enthusiastically about their experiences on the Otter project and we picked up on many tips … Continue reading

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TIGERs getting dirty

On Monday afternoon, the TIGER team will be exploring the development of OERs on some of the proposed material using the CORRE famework developed by the OTTER project. I’m sure that we will learn much from this process which will … Continue reading

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