Global sharing. Affordable Learning

OER Capacity Building

Contributions from the OER Foundation

Wayne Mackintosh

UNESCO Chair in OER

Nurturing sustainable futures

There is no form of educational delivery more cost-effective, scalable and sustainable than open education

Context

OER Foundation

OERu concept

 

Smart philanthropy

Asian OERu Outreach Partners

Sanatan Dharma College

Free learning & certification

Graduation by paseidon dedicated to the public domain under Creative Commons CC0

Early beginnings - 2011

OERu micro-courses

2019 Commonwealth of Learning Award for Excellence in Distance Education Materials

Digital badges for micro-courses

Free

Free

Fee for service

Formal credit

OERu qualifications

New participant survey (n=2079)

Do you intend to aqcuire a micro-credential for this course?

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Yes - 46%

Possibly - 34%

Free competency certification

OERu learning environment

 

Course web site

Distributed interaction tools

Live course feed

OERu's open source NGDLE

Supporting open design

From vision to reality

Many higher education institutions believe in expanding affordable access to learning through their community service missions, but what may be difficult for institutions to deliver individually becomes possible through active participation in the OERu network.

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LEARN MORE AT

OERu.org

AAOU 2021 - OER Capacity Development

By Wayne Mackintosh

AAOU 2021 - OER Capacity Development

Implementing the UNESCO OER Recommendation – How to amplify capacity building initiatives for various regional contexts?

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