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

Webinar Series: Open Education Stories from Across B.C. – RRU

Faculty Experiences Adopting Openness as a Core Value Presenter: Elizabeth Childs, Royal Royals University Originally recorded: Jan. 31, 2017, 10-11 am PST View webinar recording This is #1 in a series of webinars – Open Education Stories from Across B.C. Presentation Description This presentation reports on the experiences faculty members designing and developing a Master’s … Continued

Open Education Week 2016: March 7-11

Open Education Week is taking place March 7-11th. BCcampus is supporting these activities through co-ordination, sponsorship, or co-promotion.  These offerings are a rich combination of online and onsite events to help you learn more and celebrate Open Education Week 2016! Webinar recordings, archived video and resources are now available.   Date & Time Session Title … Continued

Festival of Learning

The Festival of Learning is a unique, four-day celebration of learning and teaching in higher education in British Columbia to be held June 6 – 9, 2016 at the Delta Hotel & Conference Centre in Burnaby, B.C. Key provincial teaching and learning support groups are working together for the first time to bring this rich and diverse professional … Continued

The B.C. Open Textbook Project Turns Three

Three years ago on October 16, 2012, at the annual Open Education Conference in Vancouver, the then British Columbia Minister of Advanced Education, John Yap, announced the B.C. Open Textbook Project. BCcampus was asked to create a collection of open textbooks aligned with the top 40 highest-enrolled subject areas in the province. A second phase … Continued