Lumen Learning is hosting several free informational webinars about how to launch full degree programs that use open educational resources for all required courses.
Essential Steps to Launching an OER Degree Program
Practical lessons and tips for how to launch successful OER degree programs and support their sustainability, based on Lumen Learning’s first-hand experience helping develop programs for individual institutions and statewide systems.
Trailblazing OER Degrees in Virginia
The Virginia Community College System has broken new ground with “Zx23,” a statewide program to encourage every community college to launch a “Z-Degree” or zero textbook cost degree program using OER. Richard Sebastian, Director of Teaching and Learning Technologies for Virginia’s Community Colleges, and representatives from two colleges discuss their approach and progress to date.
The 5R Framework for OER Course Design
Open education pioneer David Wiley shares the 5R Course Design Framework, a set of guidelines and best practices to help you capitalize on the unique rights and possibilities afforded by teaching with OER.