#Teachers as #creators and #sharers: A natural connection to the #Open #Educational #Resources movement

Alan Levine, CC-BY, Are teachers active creators of educational content for their classes, or a service hatch for publisher offerings? Due to the growth of the Open Educational Resources (OER) movement, it’s becoming easier to identify examples of creative teachers who not only develop their own materials, but also share those resources back to … Read more

#European #Open Educational Resources Policy Project #gredu

“Open Educational Resources Policy in Europe” is a project that brings together a coalition of international experts to strengthen the implementation of open education policies across Europe. It aims to take advantage of the current high profile of open education in Europe, demonstrated by developments such as the explicit mention of Open Educational Resources (OER) … Read more

Adult #Education and #OER: conclusions and policy recommendations for #Europe

This posting deals with the conclusions and policy recommendations from the Adult Education and Open Educational Resources study for the European Parliament, a 140-page “Study”, written by Sero, released on 15 October 2015. The Study reviews the current use of Open Educational Resources in Adult Education in Europe (with a focus on Member States of the European Union), … Read more

#Raspberry #Pi Kits to Be Provided to Every #School: Kerala Chief Minister #edugr

 Looking to promote the teaching of basic computer science in schools, the state government today said that all schools in Kerala, both government and aided, will soon be equipped with electronics and Raspberry Pi kits. Speaking at the inauguration of an ‘Electronics@School’ project, initiated by the state IT Department, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said that … Read more