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A view from Canada on open educational resources (OER) David Porter, Executive Director BCcampus, British Columbia, CANADA. British Columbia - Canada. 25 autonomous public post-secondary institutions High-speed networks connect all BC regions, cities and communities - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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<p>PowerPoint Presentation</p> <p>A view from Canada on open educational resources (OER)</p> <p>David Porter, Executive DirectorBCcampus, British Columbia, CANADABCcampus | connect. collaborate. innovate. </p> <p>British Columbia - Canada</p> <p>25 autonomous public post-secondary institutions</p> <p>High-speed networks connect all BC regions, cities and communities</p> <p>Online learning is considered a requirement for providing access, choice, flexibility and mobility for BC citizens</p> <p>2Page |British Columbia is Canadas westernmost province.</p> <p>B.C.s post-secondary system is made up of 25 public universities and colleges throughout the province.</p> <p>BCcampus is a publicly funded organization that uses information technology to connect the expertise, programs, and resources of all BC post-secondary institutions under a collaborative service delivery framework.</p> <p>With a goal to connect, collaborate and innovate we provide valued services to institutions, ensuring BC learners, educators, and administrators get the best, most effective technologies and services for their learning and teaching needs. We are continually developing BCs learning capacity by providing services and leadership.</p> <p>Vancouver: location map. Map. Encyclopdia Britannica Online. Web. 8 Aug. 2011. .3Page |BCcampus | connect. collaborate. innovate. BCcampus missionBCcampus is a collaborative online learning initiative...</p> <p>BCcampus is a publicly-funded organization that uses information technology to connect the expertise, programs and resources of all British Columbia post-secondary institutions under a collaborative service delivery framework.</p> <p>Berdea [CC-BY-SA-3.0] via Wikimedia CommonsBCcampus is a government-funded organization that operates independently to serve the needs of the post-secondary sector.BCcampus gets its strategic direction from a STRATEGIC COUNCIL made up ofNew drivers of strategy require us to consider new patterns for digital content use401Page |BCcampus | connect. collaborate. innovate. 5</p> <p>Jobs, programs and courses...Page |BCcampus | connect. collaborate. innovate. </p> <p>Open Curricula Development</p> <p>$9.5M CA in grants144 grants awarded100% participation83% partnerships</p> <p>BCcampus | connect. collaborate. innovate. Online Program Development Fund 2003 20116Page |</p> <p>Open Curricula Development</p> <p>Development across all academic domainsBCcampus OPDF contributed in whole or in part to 47 credentials355 courses, 12 workshops, 19 web sites/tools and 396 course componentsBCcampus | connect. collaborate. innovate. 7Page |</p> <p>BCcampus | connect. collaborate. innovate. 8Page |</p> <p>http://rwsl.nic.bc.ca</p> <p>Open Science Instrumentation02There are multiple entry points for open thinking and open practices9Page |Open access - research</p> <p>10Page |Open access publishing11Page |</p> <p>Athabasca University has been a leader in Canada in modeling open access publishing of scholarly journals both online and in print</p> <p>The International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning </p> <p>Communities of practice</p> <p>12Page |</p> <p>Open pedagogies and open teaching practicesOpen textbook development consortia03Some important principles, policy directions and practices remain as targets13Page |We are recommending to governments and colleagues across Canada that they:14Page |BCcampus | connect. collaborate. innovate. Principles, policies and practices Adopt the principle that curriculum resources paid for with public funds should be open and reusable</p> <p>Use Creative Commons licenses as the basis for licensing open content</p> <p>BCcampus is a government-funded organization that operates independently to serve the needs of the post-secondary sector.BCcampus gets its strategic direction from a STRATEGIC COUNCIL made up of6 institutional representatives from the post-secondary sector2 representatives from the government Ministry of Advanced EducationThe BCcampus CEO04Innovative ideas and practices are also blossoming over the horizon15Page |Washington State in the USA has recently passed legislation supporting open resource use in its K-12 schools</p> <p>Its Open Course Library is building 81 open resources to support high-enrollment courses and reduce student costs</p> <p>These practices serve as exemplary models for us all16Page |BCcampus | connect. collaborate. innovate. Close neighbors provide new models</p> <p>BCcampus | connect. collaborate. innovate. OER universityOn a global stage, OERu is seeking to make post-secondary education more accessible and more affordable17Page |OERu a global opportunity</p> <p>The OER university is building a sustainable OER network among accredited educational institutions to provide access to the formal system with pathways to academic credit.</p> <p>Athabasca UniversityThompson Rivers UniversityBCcampus (non-teaching)</p> <p>Empire State College (SUNY)Southern New Hampshire University</p> <p>BAOU Gujarat's open university</p> <p>Nelson Marlborough Institute of TechnologyNorthTecOpen PolytechnicOtago PolytechnicUniversity of Canterbury</p> <p>University of South Africa</p> <p>University of Southern QueenslandUniversity of Wollongong</p> <p>Commonwealth of Learning</p> <p>UNESCO, Pacific States</p> <p>BCcampus | connect. collaborate. innovate. 18Page |05The need to socialize open practices and actively build partnerships continues to growBCcampus | connect. collaborate. innovate. 19Page |David PorterExecutive DirectorBCcampus.ca</p> <p>dporter@bccampus.ca20Page |BCcampus | connect. collaborate. innovate. Principles and policies </p>