The purpose of WikiEducator
|The WikiEducator is an evolving community intended for the collaborative:
- planning of education projects linked with the development of free content
- development of free content on Wikieducator for e-learning
- work on building open education resources (OERs) on how to create OERs
- networking on funding proposals developed as free content
Empire State College is one of the colleges of the State University of New York. Empire State College is a pioneer of distance education and world leader in the evolution of open and online learning. "Open institutions around the world serve millions of learners" said Dr Alan Davis, President of Empire State College "and the importance of open education resources is rapidly growing". Empire State College is a founding gold member of the OER Foundation and is collaborating with institutions around the world in building the OERu network. Read more ...
See also Empire State College
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WikiEducator is a dynamic and exciting community of educators who believe passionately that learning materials should be free and open to all. Listen to Desmond Tutu on freedom in education and check out the exciting roles in our community.
Featured WikiEducator User Pages: Sanjaya Mishra
WikiEducator honours its stellar members and innovative community in different ways. We are proud of our fabulous members from all over the world and the contributions they have made to this project. The User Page Expo Award is a monthly feature maintained by Dr. Ramesh Sharma and Dr. Nellie Deutsch, to honour innovative user pages and exemplary members.
Please meet the UPE Winner for February, 2014, Sanjaya Mishra!
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Innovative education system to revolutionise tertiary learning
You can study world-class courses for free and count them towards real qualifications. This is the future of tertiary learning with the launch of the OERu
, unveiled by Sir John Daniel
on November 1, 2013.
In the news
The OER Foundation has been accepted as one of the mentoring institutions for this year's Google Summer of Code
. This gives added incentive for any students that are interested in contributing to the infrastructure for WikiEducator or OERu to get involved. If you know a student that is already part of the community, please encourage them to consider applying and spending the summer working on a project
that improves educational futures around the world. And when you meet new contributors on the mailing list or on IRC, welcome them to the community.
Portage College has joined the OERu collaboration
. "We're thrilled to join this partnership and share our knowledge of OER development," said Dr. Trent Keough, President and CEO of Portage College. "Portage College is committed to grow the potential of OERs in Alberta, in fact, Portage was the first post-secondary institution in Alberta to build OERs directly into our program development planning." More ...
WikiEducator believes learning materials should be free for all students of the world. WE invest in educators to share knowledge freely. WE are proud to announce the launch of our gifting campaign and membership recruitment drive. We need your suppOERt! donate now or join as a founding member and give the gift of knowledge to ensure access to free and open education for all.
Current free Learning4Content online training workshop EL4C55 - WikiEducator Learning4Content Workshop "Learning Wiki Skills" was held from January 22 - 31, 2014. Keep visiting this space for news on our forthcoming workshops. Thank you!
Our community values...
diversity, freedom, innovation, transparency, equality, inclusivity, empowerment, human dignity, wellbeing and sustainability.