The OER4Covid initiative has identified a number of short term interventions to assist institutions with their transition to remote teaching using OER. Please click on reply “arrow” below to suggest additional short term interventions.
This wiki post provides a summary of our short term activities.
- Communications: Establish BigBlueButton web conferencing server for Educators to cooperate synchronously on OER4Covid activities while in lockdown.
- Organisation: Conduct survey to identify community volunteers to establish a global network of teams for OER4Covid activities (Responses required by Thursday 16 April 2020).
- Capacity development: In partnership with COL and ICDE, launch a cohort instance of online micro-course OER, copyright and open licensing in a digital world commencing 6 May 2020 including free access to the Certificate of competency in Copyright and Creative Commons - Register here.
- Sharing online courses: Provide unrestricted access to OERu’s Learning in a Digital Age online micro-courses which can be assessed locally for formal credit within local degress (Assessments and rubrics provided for local reuse and adaptation.)