Open Education Week (March 9-13) At a GlanceMarch 6, 2015
The 4th annual Open Education Week gets underway on Monday, March 9 with the theme The World Wants to Learn. Open education encompasses resources, tools and practices that employ a framework of open sharing to improve educational access and effectiveness worldwide. Open Education Week highlights open education efforts from around the world and provides an opportunity for educators, administrators, policy makers and learners to gain a greater understanding of open educational practices and impacts.
In addition to the many project showcases, informational videos and other resources, there is an amazing array of live webinars and local events. Most webinars will be recorded and available for later viewing so no need to miss any of these events but just a quick reminder of CCCOER sponsored or relevant events broadcast during North American business hours. Have a wonderful week and hope to see you online!
|Date/Time||Live Event Topic|
|Mon, 12 PST, 3 EST||Sustainability Strategies for OER|
|Tues, 10 PST, 1EST||Open MOOCs with Tufts University and Scottsdale Community College|
|Wed, 10 PST, 1 EST||The Zero-Textbook-Cost Degree with Hewlett, Northern Virginia Community College, and Tidewater Community College.|
|Wed 1:30 PST, 4:30EST||CCCOER Tweet Up – (hashtag #CCCOER)|
|Thur, 11 PST, 2 EST||Education Innovations with Creative Commons: from OER to Pedagogy, to Policy|
|Mon-Fri, 11 PST, 2 EST||BCcampus is hosting 30 minute webinars on key issues in Open Education throughout the week: including Open Pedagogy, Faculty Perception, Accessibility, Library Support, and the Open Web.|