OpenEd17: The 14th Annual Open Education Conference
October 11 – 13, 2017  ::  Anaheim, CA

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Friday, October 13 • 1:30pm - 2:25pm
The Many Paths to an OER Degree

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As open educational resources continue to make inroads into the mainstream, many colleges are setting their sites on offering OER degree programs as milestones in OER adoption to improve learning, affordability, and student success. This panel features a thoughtful dialogue among project leads from multiple institutions pursuing different paths towards funding and supporting OER degree initiatives, both academically and administratively. Sharing their unique experiences on this journey, they will discuss imperatives for success, common pitfalls and strategies for making these projects successful and sustainable. 


Jennifer Pakula

Associate Professor, Saddleback College
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Quill West

OE Project Manager, Pierce College
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Lisa Young

Faculty Administrator, Open Education & Innovation, Maricopa Community Colleges
I serve Scottsdale Community College as the Instructional Design and Educational Technology faculty member.I am passionate about helping our students learn whether it be through excellent instructional design, the use of educational technology to resolve and mitigate instructional... Read More →

Friday October 13, 2017 1:30pm - 2:25pm PDT
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