Canada’s Open Education Initiatives

Open education is growing across Canada. Canada OER, a national working group comprised of OER projects and interested  institutions from provinces and territories across the country, meet bimonthly to share information and promote open education. For more information about this group, email

For open education information specific to your province, please contact one of the following groups and representatives from Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, or Ontario.

eCampus Alberta Tricia Donovan, Executive Director (
 Alberta OER  Dr. Janet Welch, Assistant Dean, Technologies in Education, Faculty of Education, University of Alberta (
University of Regina Bruce Walsh, Director, University of Regina Press (
Saskatchewan Polytechnic Arnold Boldt, Associate Vice-President, Learning & Teaching (
University of Saskatchewan

Nancy Turner, Director, Gwenna Moss Centre for Teaching Effectiveness (

Read about adoptions at U.Sask.

Campus Manitoba Dave Neale, Executive Director (
Kathleen Fehr, Special Projects Coordinator (
eCampus Ontario Lena Patterson, Operations Director (