Join Paul Stacey, Executive Dir of OEC, on Monday, July 9, 10 am ET (4 pm CET), for a conversation about the PROJECT IDEAS Resulting from #OEGLOBAL18. Many attendees at the conference took the opportunity to recommend projects the Open Education Consortium could help make happen in support of open education development around the […]
The Open Education Consortium (OEC) is pleased to welcome the following new members: City University of New York Founded in 1847, the City University of New York (CUNY) is the leading urban public university in the U.S. serving more than 275,000 degree-seeking students. The University comprises 24 institutions: 11 senior colleges, seven community colleges, William […]
CONCORD, Mass. – June 27, 2018 – PRLog — The Open Education Consortium (OEC) is pleased to announce the addition of a new sustaining member, The City University of New York (CUNY). As the global open education leader, OEC welcomes CUNY to the network of educational institutions and organizations that provide advocacy and leadership around […]
Graphics and Web Site Design Contractor The Open Education Consortium (OEC) is seeking an independent contractor to work half time (20 hours/week) designing graphical elements and improving the online presence and identity of the OEC. This work includes look and feel of OEC websites (http://www.oeconsortium.org, https://www.openeducationweek.org, and https://conference.oeconsortium.org, https://www.cccoer.org and their sub-domains referred to as […]
PROJECT IDEAS Resulting from #OEGLOBAL18 As the new Executive Director of the Open Education Consortium, I was thrilled to co-host the global gathering of open educators at OEGlobal18 in Delft April 24-26, 2018. It was great to see how open education is flourishing around the world and witness the formation of networks and relationships among […]
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Announced today at the 2018 Open Education Global Conference in Delft, The Netherlands, the call for proposals to host the 2019 Open Education Global Conference is re-opened. Traditionally, the Conference is held in the spring but starting in 2019, the conference is moving to the Fall with preference for the month of November. The Conference […]
Lena has been a part of the eCampusOntario team since the organization opened shop in August 2015. She worked closely with the government to establish the consortium model in Ontario and now heads up a growing project team in her role as Senior Director, Programs and Stakeholder Relations. Lena focuses on cross-pollination, collaboration and the promotion of open education, access and innovation in online and technology-enabled teaching and learning across the province. Lena has an MA from Dalhousie University and is a student in the Doctorate of Education (EdD) in Educational Leadership program at Western University. You can find her on twitter @lpatter10 and blogging at chatter.themasthead.ca.
Katsusuke Shigeta is an associate professor of Information Initiative Center at Hokkaido University. He is an associate director of the Center for Open Education at the University and the president of JOCW (Japan OCW Consortium). His specialty is educational technology, especially in the research of the development of online learning and distance education utilizing OER and MOOC. In addition, he is leading the national survey of IT introduction in higher education in Japan including the awareness of OER and MOOC. His research is published in Open Praxis.