OER Development Grants: Call for AY23-24 Proposals Opens Oct. 25!

The EMPOwER (Engaging More Powerfully, Openly with Educational Resources) Team invites you to apply for a developmental Women’s Impact Network (WIN) grant to support your use of Open Educational Resources (OERs). One goal of this program is to support faculty

Massachusetts Colleges Collaborate to Create Culturally Relevant Open Textbooks

During Open Education week you don’t have to look far to find exciting initiatives that are building new open education resources that also help create more inclusive learning experiences for all students.   In September 2021 a consortium of six

OER Petting Zoo: reasonably priced print editions of OERs

Good news for those who prefer print: an Oregon OER organization has compiled an online list of OERs available as print editions for reasonable prices from self-publishing (Lulu) and institutional (Stanford University, SUNY) platforms. In a 2019 story announcing the

WPI faculty share what course materials they require and how they use OERs

Over 50 WPI faculty from 20 departments and programs responded to survey questions in B Term about how they choose course materials, what kinds of access their students have to these materials, and their awareness and interest in learning more