We’ve found the following resources to be a good start in finding out what open educational resources could mean for post-secondary education in British Columbia.
Paper by Sir John Daniel:
“Making Sense of MOOCs: Musings in a Maze of Myth, Paradox and Possibility” (pdf 388 KB)
“TechWatch Preview: Preparing for Effective Adoption and Use of eBooks in Education” (pdf 717 KB)
Minister Naomi Yamamoto’s presentation to Council of Minister of Education Canada (CMEC):
The following Educause articles will provide helpful background on the topic of open education:
|Why Openness in Education? by David Wiley and Cable Green||The Open Future: Openness as a Catalyst for Educational Reform by David Wiley||The Open Ed Tech: Nevermind the Edupunks; or, The Great Web 2.0 Swindle by Brian Lamb and Jim Groom||Synergy and Speed by Alan Davis|