Celebrate Open Education Week

Learn more about Open Educational Resources and join presentations during Open Education Week, March 6-10, 2023.

In addition to a series of webinars, there will be a CELT session about OER at Brockport on Wednesday 3/8 from 12:15-1:15 pm.

Visit the Drake Library display of OER Faculty Champions and OER course materials (Drake Main floor).

With Open, It’s Possible: 2023 Open Ed Week Virtual Conference hosted by TTU Libraries

Monday, March 6, 11 am – 12 pm

Keynote: Jeff Gallant

Creative Commons Licenses: The Basics

Tuesday, March 7, 11 am – 12 pm

Presenter: Rachel Becker

What does “Creative Commons” mean? This session presents basics of how Creative Commons licenses enable creators, educators, and learners to access and use content in ways traditional copyright does not. Leave with a digital reference toolbox of Creative Commons tools.

The Next Chapter in Textbook Affordability: A Conversation about Textbooks in Libraries

Tuesday, March 7, 12 – 1 pm

A number of SUNY libraries are piloting creative solutions to get course materials into students’ hands. This roundtable presents four different campus library textbook programs, including how libraries acquire print and e-texts, promote and assess programs, and more.

Using Open Educational Resources (OER) for Student Success

Wednesday, March 8, 12:15 – 1:15 pm (CELT & Teams)

Presenters: Mary Jo Orzech, Jie Zhang, Bob LeSuer, Marcie Desrochers, Victoria Greenfield, and others

Learn about Brockport’s OER program and how you can get involved. The program helps instructors discover, plan and implement OER courses and help keep content affordable from the first day of class. Learn about the 5 R’s (Retain, Reuse, Revise, Remix and Redistribute), discover how to find OER materials, and explore benefits for teaching and learning with OER faculty champions.

Registration available online

Open Educational Practices for Accessibility, Equity, Inclusiveness, And Social Justice

Thursday, March 9, 2 – 3 pm

Presenters: U. of Windsor

Student Panel: Impact of Textbook Affordability

Friday, March 10, 1 – 2 pm

Tennessee OE Webinar

Want to know more? Attend other Open Education events happening worldwide. Browse Open Education Week projects and resources online.

“Every year OE Week raises awareness and highlights innovative open education successes worldwide. It provides opportunity to build greater understanding of open educational practices and be inspired by work being developed by the community and around the world.” - OEglobal.org 

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