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Open educational resources (OER) are any resources available at little or no cost that can be used for teaching, learning, or research. The term can include textbooks, course readings, and other learning content; simulations, games, and other learning applications; syllabi, quizzes, and assessment tools. OER can originate from colleges and universities, libraries, archival organizations, government agencies, commercial organizations.
Readings & Tutorials
Florida OER Summit 2019 Presentations
Florida OER Summit 2018 Presentations
The Orange Grove, Florida's Open Educational Resource Repository, is part of the statewide consortium. However, Florida Virtual Campus (FLVC) and the Open Access Textbook and Educational Resources (OATER) Task Force have been working on it. Read their 2016 joint report.
Japan Opencourseware Consortium (JOCW)(JP) - official site: history, members, events This is a consortium of Japanese universities which provide OCW contents and activities in Japan.
Open Course Library - A collection of high quality, free courses that you can download and use for teaching. All content is stored in Google Docs making it easy to access, browse and download. Managed by the Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges .
Open Courseware Consortium - This consortium of higher education institutions and associated organizations committed to advancing OpenCourseWare looks to make impact on a global level.Virginia Education Foundation - The mission of this non-profit organization is to bring curriculum and educational content resources to the students of Virginia. The manner in which this is accomplished will be to assess, fund and deploy materials and content held in creative commons.