Hewlett 2010 Grantees meeting - Cross border panel and breakout session.

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Wiki page for participants of the international panel and cross-national breakout sessions to share thoughts and ideas


International OER Policy: Sharing Goals and Objectives Across Countries

  • Moderator: Melissa Hagemann, Senior Program Manager, Information Program, Open Society Institute
  • Ben Janssen, Senior Policy Advisor, Open University of the Netherlands
  • David Kernohan, UKOER Programme Manager, JISC
  • Wayne Mackintosh, Director, OER Foundation
  • Catherine Ngugi, Director, OER Africa
  • Abel Caine, Program Specialist, Section for ICT in Education, Science and Culture, Information Society Division, UNESCO
  • Carolina Rossini, Coordinator, OER Brazil & Fellow, Berkman Center at Harvard University. Green-Paper - The State and Challenges of Open Educational Resources in Brazil

Guidelines for Panel members

  • Provide a short overview, maximum of 5 mins
  • No slideshow presentations allowed

Breakout session: Cross-national collaboration

  • Intended / possible outcomes for the session?
    • Opportunity for session participants to continue the discussion generated by the panel.
    • What are best practices for working with Ministries of Education?
    • What are the other national actors which need to be included in this debate and how?
    • Are there policies that apply across country lines? (Do countries have similar problems, which open space for collaboration?)
    • Are there opportunities for participants to contribute findings to the OLNet research pool?
    • Are there opportunities for countries to collaborate with each other to help achieve their respective policy objectives?
    • Ask participants to help identify exemplars of cross-national collaboration in OER? --Wayne Mackintosh 04:48, 16 March 2010 (UTC)
    • What are the opportunities and barriers to cross-national collaboration -- --Wayne Mackintosh 04:48, 16 March 2010 (UTC)
    • Is cross-national collaboration desirable in OER? --Wayne Mackintosh 04:48, 16 March 2010 (UTC)
    • Would it be helpful to develop a communications channel to share information among the national projects? The Poles and Brazilians are beginning to discuss this.
  • Session design
    • Do we know how many participants are likely to join the session? Eg should be consider small group work or work in plenary? --Wayne Mackintosh 04:56, 16 March 2010 (UTC)
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