Where in the World is Open Education?

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REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Join Professor Rory McGreal to find out what is happening globally regarding OER and how to participate in the UNESCO goals for open education.

UNESCO has recognized the importance of open education resources as a source of international equity and inclusion; in 2019 the organization stated that “Open educational resources represent a unique tool to foster learning and knowledge sharing, which are essential to build inclusive knowledge societies and to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.” 

Prof. Rory McGreal is the UNESCO//International Council for Open and Distance Education Chair in Open Educational Resources (OER); and Director of the Technology Enhanced Knowledge Research Institute (TEKRI) at Athabasca University. 

Saskatchewan Polytechnic

OEGlobal member

Canada, Saskatoon

Twitter: @saskpolytechlib

Contributed by: Donna Thiessen

Language: English

Date and Time: Mar 08, 2023 18:00
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