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Open book on Openness in Language Teaching

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Anna Comas-Quinn, Lecturer in Spanish and Teaching Fellow in OER at the Open University, UK, recently shared via the OER forum mailing list an announcement of the publication of the new book she co...
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OER World Map

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OER World Map shares information on behalf of the worldwide OER community, using local knowledge to describe the OER ecosystem.
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U of California, Berkeley, to delete publicly available educational content

U of California, Berkeley, to delete publicly available educational content | OER & Open Education News | Scoop.it
Starting March 15, the university will begin removing more than 20,000 video and audio lectures from public view as a result of a Justice Department accessibility order.
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OER’s Road Ahead is Paved with Publisher Platforms | From the Bell Tower

OER’s Road Ahead is Paved with Publisher Platforms | From the Bell Tower | OER & Open Education News | Scoop.it
Academic librarians are pleased with the progress they’ve made in leading their campuses to recognize the value of Open Educational Resources (OER). Now publishers are responding to OER with new learning platforms. It may be time for a new strategy.
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The Federal Open Licensing Playbook

OPEN LICENSING PLAYBOOK: The U.S. Department of State has published a new government “playbook” for federal programs to adopt open licensing policies for grant-funded resources. The playbook provides guidance to federal agencies and other funders interested in expanding the impact of their investments through open licensing of educational resources. While the playbook is primarily intended for the U.S. government, many of the topics and suggestions are applicable to grants at all levels.
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Of OER and Platforms: Five Years Later

Of OER and Platforms: Five Years Later | OER & Open Education News | Scoop.it
Five years ago, in an essay called 2017: RIP OER?, I pondered whether this year would be the end of OER. The bulk of my concern was expressed in these two
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Open Education: International Perspectives in Higher Education - Open Book Publishers

Open Education: International Perspectives in Higher Education - Open Book Publishers | OER & Open Education News | Scoop.it
Academic publishing of peer-reviewed open access monographs
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Leveling the Scientific Playing Field through Open Research

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This article aims to stimulate discussion on the way we conduct research. We should embrace advances in technology to open up science by sharing papers, data and software without any boundaries.
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Faculty Members’ Instructional Priorities for Adopting OER | Jung | The International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning

Faculty Members’ Instructional Priorities for Adopting OER | Jung | The International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning | OER & Open Education News | Scoop.it
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Compendium of Case Studies of Open Education in the Mediterranean – OpenMed

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Delaware to Build OER Repository 

Delaware to Build OER Repository  | OER & Open Education News | Scoop.it
The Delaware Department of Education recently joined the #GoOpen campaign, a national movement to use high-quality, openly licensed educational resources in schools.
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Motives and tensions in the release of open educational resources: The UKOER program | Falconer | Australasian Journal of Educational Technology

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Motives and tensions in the release of open educational resources: The UKOER program

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What does open pedagogy for information literacy look like? | ACRLog

What does open pedagogy for information literacy look like? | ACRLog | OER & Open Education News | Scoop.it

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Survey launched for #OOFAT Models

Survey launched for #OOFAT Models | OER & Open Education News | Scoop.it
We are pleased to announce the publication of the survey for the OOFAT Models project, which can be accessed via  Through this research we hope to produce an improved understanding of the sustainab…
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Trump bans government scientists from sharing their work with the taxpayers who funded it

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The Gauntlet / The rising price of knowledge: University of Calgary cuts 1,600 academic resources

The Gauntlet / The rising price of knowledge: University of Calgary cuts 1,600 academic resources | OER & Open Education News | Scoop.it
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How the Pioneers of the MOOC Got It Wrong

How the Pioneers of the MOOC Got It Wrong | OER & Open Education News | Scoop.it
By replicating the lecture format, MOOCs ignore the truly innovative developments in online learning

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What is a Global Digital Citizen and Why Does the World Need Them?

What is a Global Digital Citizen and Why Does the World Need Them? | OER & Open Education News | Scoop.it
The Global Digital Citizen understands that we can govern technology for the benefit of both ourselves and others. It is a citizen that views the world as an interconnected community. Additionally, they realize we simultaneously share technological and human experiences regardless of culture, status, or political/religious beliefs.

So we define the best assets of the Global Digital Citizen using 5 tenets.

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Interesante artículo sobre que es un ciudadano global digital y porque es importante.

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Un article intéressant qui dessine les contours du futur citoyen du monde et qui donne quelques pistes pour l'introduire dans l'enseignement.
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2017: The Year of Open 

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The Year of Open is a global focus on open processes, systems, and tools, created through collaborative approaches, that enhance our education, businesses, governments, and organizations.


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Compendium of Case Studies of Open Education in the Mediterranean – OpenMed

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Online Textbook Program Saves Criminal Justice Majors Thousands of Dollars

Online Textbook Program Saves Criminal Justice Majors Thousands of Dollars | OER & Open Education News | Scoop.it

Open Educational Resources (OER), free online materials, are replacing textbooks at BMCC.

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The Great Unbundling of Textbook Publishers -

The Great Unbundling of Textbook Publishers - | OER & Open Education News | Scoop.it
By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1085) When we hear the phrase “unbundling” in education, it usually refers to one of two things.
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