Online PD: Creative Commons and the Future of Education

Greetings all.  Just a reminder of the eCampusAlberta online PD today from 2:30 – 3:30 pm Mountain.  Mark your calendars for every second Tuesday of the month for future sessions. Please forward on your networks, and apologies for any cross postings! Paul Stacey from Creative Commons will be discussion Creative Commons and its impact on the future … Continued

OERu 13.10 Meeting of anchor parners

When 31 October & 1 November 2013 Where Thompson Rivers University, Kamloops, BC Canada. Registration Virtual participants | Face-to-face participants Who OERu anchor partners and interested persons For more information: Aims The purpose of the 2nd meeting of OERu anchor partners is to: Review progress with the implementation of the OERu Discuss and agree the implementation schedule … Continued

Open content licensing for educators (OCL4Ed)

What and When? Another free professional development opportunity from the OER Foundation 4 – 18 September 2013 Description This OCL4Ed micro Open Online Course (mOOC) will be facilitated by the UNESCO OER Chair network in support of capability development for theUNESCO 2012 Paris OER Declaration (See video from Abel Caine, Programme Specialist for OER at UNESCO.). The … Continued

Open content licensing for educators

Open content licensing for educators is a free online workshop designed for educators and students who want to learn more about open education resources, copyright, and creative commons licenses. The course materials were developed as a collaborative project by volunteers from the OER Foundation, WikiEducator, the OpenCourseWare Consortiumand Creative Commons with funding support from UNESCO. The course will provide prerequisite knowledge required by … Continued