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

Evaluating OER World Map with its users – your input requested

As part of our commitment to iteratively improving the OER World Map through its development, we are always keen to receive feedback from our users.  To encourage participation from as many stakeholders as possible we have formalised this process in the form of a survey (found at https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/OERWM2017). The survey asks about: Your role in … Continue reading Evaluating OER World Map with its users – your input requested

Open Education Sweden by Ebba Ossiannilsson

Stockholm, Sweden by JarkkoManty via pixabay.com

Sweden has a longstanding tradition of high quality education and it has dedicated great efforts into opening up their educational models and materials. Here you will find an overview on education in Sweden, the historical and political background, and a summary of Open Education Initiatives in Sweden. This country report for Sweden was written by … Continue reading Open Education Sweden by Ebba Ossiannilsson

Video stories are now online

We now have our first video content available through OER World Map! You can review the entries at the following URLs: Open Educational Resources in Africa https://oerworldmap.org/resource/urn:uuid:d00a0e9b-66b1-47bc-a0ef-f5d90b77ee5a NOVA's OER-Based Associate Degree Project https://oerworldmap.org/resource/?q=associate#urn:uuid:9af4551b-8b8d-4be6-88af-1f055d450bf7 We hope to add more stories in this way over the coming months.  If you have a video relating to OER that … Continue reading Video stories are now online

The OER World Map Openness Indicator – Background & Introduction

Since most of our team members are somehow connected to the library world, one of the first things we wanted to do, when we started phase II of the project, was to define a clear collection policy for the OER World Map, which should define which data to collect and which not. A clear scope, … Continue reading The OER World Map Openness Indicator – Background & Introduction

OER World Map at #oer15

Helo ffrindiau OER, a chyfarchion o Gaerdydd yng Nghymru (DU)! Here are the slides from today's presentation by myself and Philipp at the OER15 conference in Cardiff, in Wales (UK). They provide a snapshot of the current progress of the project and we also managed to collect our first examples of user stories. You can … Continue reading OER World Map at #oer15