NATIONAL
POLICY/LOC
AL POLICY
A STORY OF THE NORTH-WEST OER NETWORK
Professor Clive Mulholland, University of South Wales
‘…England’s solution to OER is to
tackle it at regional level’
AIMS OF THE NETWORK
- Provide new opportunities for knowledge exchange and
collaboration in the region
- Develop a regiona...
Challenges?
In the spirit of honouring
tradition, universities hang on
to past practices to the point
of imperilling their futures
Cla...
How to understand and overcome
the challenges to develop a policy
at regional level?
- Disrupts
- Understanding of OER is
low
- Attracts those who are
already in the know
- Challenges practice
- Contacts
- D...
National Policy / Local Policy by Paul Booth
National Policy / Local Policy by Paul Booth
National Policy / Local Policy by Paul Booth
National Policy / Local Policy by Paul Booth
National Policy / Local Policy by Paul Booth
National Policy / Local Policy by Paul Booth
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National Policy / Local Policy by Paul Booth

National Policy / Local Policy - A story of the North West OER Network by Paul Booth, Manchester Metropolitan University, presentation at #Cetis14 Conference
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
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Transcripts - National Policy / Local Policy by Paul Booth

  • 1. NATIONAL POLICY/LOC AL POLICY A STORY OF THE NORTH-WEST OER NETWORK
  • 2. Professor Clive Mulholland, University of South Wales ‘…England’s solution to OER is to tackle it at regional level’
  • 3. AIMS OF THE NETWORK - Provide new opportunities for knowledge exchange and collaboration in the region - Develop a regional support community to promote the use and value of OER - Promote sustainable teaching and learning practice - Develop and OER portal for the North-West - Collaboration across institutions - Peer review materials - Teaching and research opportunities Influence policy in the region
  • 4. Challenges?
  • 5. In the spirit of honouring tradition, universities hang on to past practices to the point of imperilling their futures Clayton Christensen, The Innovative University
  • 6. How to understand and overcome the challenges to develop a policy at regional level?
  • 7. - Disrupts - Understanding of OER is low - Attracts those who are already in the know - Challenges practice - Contacts - Digital literacy skills - Gap between policy and practice CHALLENGES