CCCOER Celebrates 10th Anniversary

    The Community College Consortium for Open Educational Resources (CCCOER) celebrates ten years of promoting awareness of and driving the adoption of open educational policies, practices, and resources.  Founded in 2007 at the Foothill-De Anza College District by Chancellor Dr. Martha Kanter, who later served as Undersecretary of Education for President Obama, on the […]

Machine Translation for Open Education

Dear Open Education Community, Knowledge 4 All Foundation together with the UNESCO Chair in OER in Slovenia is testing a new machine translation service specifically tailored for educational texts from EN to 11 languages (9 European and 2 BRIC). Now we need to test its performance, as we plan to offer it to the public […]

Invitation to join the “Open Education for a better world” mentoring programme

Dear Open Education Community, The UNESCO Chair on Open Technologies for OER and Open Learning and the University of Nova Gorica, both Slovenian institutions, are launching a new, free and international online “Open Education for a better world” mentoring programme. The goal of the programme is to connect mentors and students online on topics pertaining […]

First OE Global 2018 Keynote Announced

OEC and TU Delft are pleased to announce the first OE Global 2018 keynote, Erin McKiernan.  She is a professor in the Department of Physics, Biomedical Physics program at the National Autonomous University of Mexico in Mexico City. She is a researcher in experimental and computational biophysics and neurophysiology, and an advocate for open access, […]

Virtual Participation during the 2nd World OER Congress

The 2nd World Open Educational Resources (OER) Congress is scheduled to be held in Ljubljana, Slovenia, on 18–20 September 2017, co-organized by UNESCO and the Government of Slovenia ( As the Congress will be able to host only around 600 delegates, representatives of Government, NGOs, educators, experts, academia and industry, we feel that there is a […]