“In a time of drastic change it is the learners who inherit the future. The learned usually find themselves equipped to li...
“OER is the means by which education at all levels can be more accessible, more affordable and more efficient.”<br />Phil ...
Why is Australia not there yet?PolicyFundingLack of awareness<br />
Significance in Australia <br />Promote social inclusion, life long learning and connect non-formal, informal and formal l...
Initiatives in Australia <br />Macquarie E-Learning Centre of Excellence (MELCOE) <br />USQ – OpenCourseWare Consortium (O...
ALTC Project <br />What we are planning to do<br />Who is involved<br />http://wikiresearcher.org/OER_in_Australia<br />
Future<br />
Learning is Sharing<br />“2011 will be a quantum shift year for the mainstream adoption of OER in our institutions.”<br />...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

OERs in Australia

489

Published on

OER Panel Presentation by Dr Carina Bossu – DEHub, University of New England for the DEHub/ODLAA Education 2011 to 2021- Global challenges and perspectives of blended and distance learning the (14 to 18 February 2011).

Published in: Education
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
489
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
6
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide
  • All over the world – but Australia appears to be a black wholeGovernment 2.0CC Australia
  • Consistent with current government policies
  • OERs in Australia

    1. 1. “In a time of drastic change it is the learners who inherit the future. The learned usually find themselves equipped to live in a world that no longer exists.” — Eric Hoffer, 1973<br />OERs in Australia<br />Dr Carina Bossu – DEHub<br />University of New England <br />
    2. 2. “OER is the means by which education at all levels can be more accessible, more affordable and more efficient.”<br />Phil Ker, Chief Executive, Otago Polytechnic<br />
    3. 3. Why is Australia not there yet?PolicyFundingLack of awareness<br />
    4. 4. Significance in Australia <br />Promote social inclusion, life long learning and connect non-formal, informal and formal learning.<br />Opportunities for learners, teachers and institutions<br />
    5. 5. Initiatives in Australia <br />Macquarie E-Learning Centre of Excellence (MELCOE) <br />USQ – OpenCourseWare Consortium (OCWC) <br />AEShareNet licensing<br />LORN from the Australian Flexible Learning Framework<br />Australian National Data<br />Service (ANDS)<br />
    6. 6. ALTC Project <br />What we are planning to do<br />Who is involved<br />http://wikiresearcher.org/OER_in_Australia<br />
    7. 7. Future<br />
    8. 8. Learning is Sharing<br />“2011 will be a quantum shift year for the mainstream adoption of OER in our institutions.”<br />Dr Wayne Mackintosh <br />
    1. A particular slide catching your eye?

      Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.

    ×