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We're turning the digital divide into digital dividends using free content and open networks. We hope you will join us.
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

Featured OERu Partner
Excelsior College

Since 1971, Excelsior’s philosophy of “what you know is more important than where or how you learned it®” has helped more than 150,000 adult learners worldwide earn their degrees using a variety of recognized pathways – one student at a time.

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Join us today ~ You'll be glad you did!
Please join us in developing free and open educational content for the world!

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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: Stephanie Day

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 June, 2014, Stephanie Day!

Get Involved ~ There are so many ways...

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We will connect you with a WikiNeighbour, so you'll feel right at home, right away. Contact Us Now!

OERu launched worldwide (Meeting report)
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

Portage College
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.

Upcoming Events

The most recent 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!
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Our community values...
diversity, freedom, innovation, transparency, equality, inclusivity, empowerment, human dignity, wellbeing and sustainability.

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WikiEducator is a global community resource supported by the Open Education Resource Foundation, an independent non-profit based at Otago Polytechnic for the development of free educational content. The Commonwealth of Learning provides financial support to the OER Foundation. Image:Col-crest-blue-web.jpg
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