Call for Proposals to Host the Open Education Global 2019 Conference is Re-Opened!

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 […]

OEC to Present President’s Award to Mary Lou Forward at the 2018 Open Education Global Conference

The Open Education Consortium (OEC) is pleased to announce the presentation of the Presidential Award to Mary Lou Forward, previous OEC Executive Director, at the 2018 Open Education Global Conference in Delft, The Netherlands.     The President’s Award is given by the OE Consortium Board of Trustees to an institution or an individual with exceptional […]

OEC Announces New Board Members

The Open Education Consortium (OEC) is pleased to announce the five newly elected and re-elected members of the Board of Directors for the 2018-2020 term. The election results are as follows: Votes: 75, Sophie Touzé, France. Votes: 70, Lena Patterson, Canada. Votes: 62, Willem van Valkenburg, The Netherlands. Votes: 62, Jane-Frances Obiageli Agbu, Nigeria. Votes: […]

OEC announces the 2018 STUDENT Open Education Award Winners

The Open Education Consortium is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2018 Open Education Awards for Excellence STUDENT AWARDS. The STUDENT AWARD is a new category this year that recognizes the outstanding endeavors of a student who has benefited academically from the use of open educational resources (OER). The award is presented to the […]

OEC announces the 2018 winners of OPEN RESOURCES, TOOLS & PRACTICES AWARDS for Open Education

The Open Education Consortium is pleased to announce the 2018 Open Education Awards for Excellence winners in the categories of OPEN RESOURCES, TOOLS & PRACTICES. The Open Education Awards for Excellence provide annual recognition to outstanding contributions in the Open Education community. These awards recognize distinctive Open Educational Resources, Open Projects & Initiatives, as well […]