Let’s get conversations started around OER – the “why’s” and “how’s”, and potentially collaborate on future offerings from UAA.
On this page, you’ll see announcements that administrators and moderators have left for the group.
OER Use to Triple Over Next 5 Years
Open educational resources (OER) are replacing primary courseware in higher education, with the potential to triple in use over the next five years — from 4 percent to 12 percent of the primary courseware market. The use of OER for supplemental learning materials is expected to quadruple in size as well, j…[Read more]
New OER report released by Babson
Today the Babson Survey Research Group has released a new report on OER in U.S. higher education. The report is based on a survey of 3,000 faculty and follows Babson’s 2014 national report.
Overall the report shows that OER awareness among faculty is improving, but is still below a majority. It also finds t…[Read more]
A research article to check out on OER efficacy: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11423-016-9434-9/fulltext.html