Designing the new OER Policy Registry

As previously announced Creative Commons and the OER World Map project are currently working on the relaunch of the OER Policy Registry. An initial version, which already includes the data of the former registry, is already available. The redesign of the registry was intensively discussed by a group of dedicated OER Policy specialists at the … Continue reading Designing the new OER Policy Registry

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

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

Making connections: #OER World Map in 2015 #openeducationwk

As we enter Open Education Week it's starting be be a really exciting period for OER World Map.  Since funding for the project was awarded to the team there has been lots of activity behind the scenes to build the technical architecture that will allow us to map complex information in an intuitive and useful … Continue reading Making connections: #OER World Map in 2015 #openeducationwk