B.C. Open Textbooks Collection: New Books and Resources

It’s been a busy month for the B.C. Open Textbook Project. We’ve curated many new textbooks and resources for all to use. Please see below for details. Perspectives: An Open Invitation to Cultural Anthropology We’ve added another anthropology book to our collection. Teaching in a Digital Age  This book now has a Portuguese translation in … Continued

Celebrating Open Education Week 2017

This week, the world is celebrating Open Education Week (OEW)! And so are we! OEW is an annual event that celebrates the open education movement. Since its inception in 2012, this celebration has grown into a truly global movement, and now counts with contributions from nearly 50 different countries and attracts hundreds of participants, from … Continued

Webinar Series: Open Education Stories from across B.C. – UBC

Faculty and Students working together to create OER: the Open Case Studies Project at UBC Presenter: Christina Hendricks, University of British Columbia Originally recorded: Feb 22, 2017 View webinar recording Christina’s presentation slides This is #2 in a series of webinars – Open Education Stories from across B.C. Presentation Description The Open Case Studies project … Continued

Driving change with the BCcampus Open Education Advocacy and Research Fellows

It is an honour to announce the three instructors who have joined the BCcampus OpenEd team to fulfill a one-year term as the 2017/18 BCcampus Open Education Advocacy and Research Fellows. The 2017/18 BCcampus Open Education Advocacy and Research Fellows are Jennifer Barker, Biology Instructor at Douglas College, Ken Jeffery, Digital Arts Instructor at BCIT, and … Continued

The Continuum of Openness: Highlighting the RRU MALAT program

Academia is full of acronyms, as we’re sure you all know, and you’re probably wondering what the RRU MALAT program is all about so let us introduce you to the Royal Roads University Master of Arts in Learning and Technology (RRU MALAT) program. Over the past 2 years, this program has undergone a significant redesign … Continued