Join the OER Policy Lab @ OER19! #OERPolicyLab

In cooperation with the OER19 conference team and the Centrum Cyfrowe, the OER World Map project organizes the first OER POLICY Lab. The event will take place one day before the start of the official OER19 conference: UPDATE: THE OFFICIAL AGENDA - Hashtag on Twitter: #OERPolicyLab Tuesday, the 9th of April 2019 from 10:00 till … Continue reading Join the OER Policy Lab @ OER19! #OERPolicyLab

Moving the OER Policy Registry to the OER World Map

JOIN US AT THE OER POLICY FORUM IN WARSAW! Creative Commons defines OER policies “as legislation, institutional policies, and/or funder mandates that lead to the creation, increased use, and/or support for improving OER”. OER policy making has been of major concern within the global open education movement, since policies - at their best - can … Continue reading Moving the OER Policy Registry to the OER World Map

Catalysing Open Innovation: OER World Map at #oer18 and #oeglobal18

It's been a busy period for the OER World Map team! There has been a lot of development work taking place - including a new brand identity and UI overhaul for the OER World Map (which has a great new landing page).  The refresh was launched at OER18: Open to All - 9th Annual Conference for Open … Continue reading Catalysing Open Innovation: OER World Map at #oer18 and #oeglobal18

Open Education Week 2017: Making Sense of the OER World Map through the Use of Folksonomies

The OER World Map collects and visualizes information on organizations, persons, projects, services and events related to OER. Using linked open data technology, all entries can be easily connected, allowing the World Map to provide a the most complete and reliable model of the global OER movement so far. At its core, the platform provides … Continue reading Open Education Week 2017: Making Sense of the OER World Map through the Use of Folksonomies

The third Team Meeting 2016 at Milton Keynes

Walton Hall

Like many other projects, the OER World Map is driven by a virtual team, which is working distributed in different cities, which are in our case Cologne, Berlin, and Milton Keynes. Though cooperation via the net works pretty well, it does not replace meeting personal for many reasons. Therefore we emphasize meeting personally on a … Continue reading The third Team Meeting 2016 at Milton Keynes