How To Join

Benefits of Membership

For members, the Open Education Consortium offers broad expertise regarding the ongoing development of open education projects, and connects its members with an even broader network of open education resources and practitioners. In other words, the Open Education Consortium is an ideal meeting place for people wanting to understand and make contributions to the development of open education worldwide.

Our members enjoy access to:

  • Support from the Consortium’s network of experts
  • Opportunities for international collaborations on numerous open education projects
  • Participation in meetings, webinars and conferences focused on open education

Membership Benefits:

Our members benefit from international recognition and exposure of their open education projects through the Consortium’s website and through shared media exposure, both of which can direct and increase traffic to your open education projects and your organization. Benefits for members include:

Collaborative Network

Access to members-only venues for information sharing and collaboration, priority access to discussion boards, and discounted conference registration fees.

Tools & Support

Technical assistance and advising to assist members in advocating for and implementing open educational resource usage at their institutions. Opportunities to learn about new tools and developments that enhance open educational practice.

Advocacy & Awareness

Opportunity to contribute to activities aimed at building awareness of the open education movement and ability to join select Consortium meetings with governmental bodies and other influential stakeholders.

Curated Resources

Increased exposure and usage of content through the Consortium’s curated collections and special opportunities with strategic partners.

We welcome membership from institutions, organizations and enterprises that support an open future for education.  Join us and help shape the open future of education.