The OER Knowledge Cloud makes use of cookies. By continuing, you consent to this use. More information.
Michigan drives efforts to "go open" with statewide OER
EdScoop Staff [corporate]

Published4 December 2017
Type of workYouTube interview
Publisheredscoop, Scoop News Group
CountryUnited States, North America

Michigan Department of Education is in the process of launching its digital content library on OER Commons, Ann-Marie Mapes says.

Keywords #GoOpen · #GoOpen states · OER Commons · OER promotion · OER technology needs

Published atWashington, D.C
RefereedDoes not apply
RightsCopyright 2018 Edscoop. All rights reserved.
Access date3/15/2018
Export optionsBibTex · EndNote · Tagged XML · Google Scholar

Viewed by 45 distinct readers


The evaluations below represent the judgements of our readers and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the Cloud editors.

Click a star to be the first to rate this document


OER reaches ‘inflection point,’ and states are leading the charge
Tate, Emily
Special report: Changes in policy, perception and technology are propelling Indiana, Michigan, Utah, Washington and other states to build digital libraries for open educational resources.
Match: #GoOpen; OER Commons; United States; North America

In Pennsylvania, OER is a 'grassroots effort'
EdScoop Staff
In an interview with EdScoop TV, Jared Mader discusses how Pennsylvania's move to OER aims to empower teachers and districts.
Match: EdScoop Staff; United States; North America

Indiana educators benefitting from state's commitment to OER
EdScoop Staff
Candice Dodson describes the work Indiana has done to promote openly licensed digital resources during an interview with EdScoop TV.
Match: EdScoop Staff; United States; North America

Reimagining the role of technology in education: 2017 national education technology plan update
U.S. Department of Education
The National Education Technology Plan is the flagship educational technology policy document for the United States. The Plan articulates a vision of equity, active use, and collaborative leadership to make everywhere, ...
Match: #GoOpen; OER Commons; United States; North America

Digital content leader shares plans for managing Washington's education resources
Kash, Wyatt
Barbara Soots discusses steps Washington education officials are taking to assess growing array of instructional resources.
Match: #GoOpen; United States; North America

Montana Higher Education's Open Initiative
Christina Trunnell
This report details the first year of Montana's joining the field of open education. From planning, coordination, strategic goals, key activities, and key outcomes, the first year of this initiative demonstrated ...
Match: statewide; United States; North America

Maryland instructional tech director highlights plans for resource repository
Kash, Wyatt
Maryland Department of Education's Val Emrich says the state is working with Amazon Inspire platform to host digital resources.
Match: #GoOpen; United States; North America

Part one - OER adoption in an American History course: Impact on student outcomes and behaviors and relation to institutional metrics
Beile, Penny; deNoyelles, Aimee; Raible, John
This 2019 ACRL proceeding consists of two parts. The first describes a collaboration between librarians and instructional designers to promote affordable textbooks and includes results of a study investigating the ...
Match: OER promotion; United States; North America

Free textbooks gain support among campus tech leaders
Wexler, Ellen
COLLEGE TECHNOLOGY officials appear more optimistic these days about open-source textbooks and open educational resources –teaching and learning materials that can be used at no cost. According to the latest ...
Match: United States; North America

United States: State department expands access to open educational resources in the Middle East and North Africa
Mena Report
The U.S. Department of State is sponsoring a special exchange program on Open Educational Resources (OER) for education leaders in the Middle East and North Africa. Open Educational Resources are ...
Match: United States; North America