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Open Education

Adaptation and OER: Part 1, 'The Process'

Dylan WoodcockBlogs


Routines in teaching and learning require a different kind of focus this year. Adaptation has truly become a way of life. Over these past few months, Manitoba has come together as a community and confronted new work challenges, to ensure that the fall semester is a go. Every year, part of the teaching process is selecting learning materials for students. … Read More

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Finding Comfort: Ancillary Resources in Digital Teaching and Learning

Dylan WoodcockBlogs


By now, you have probably settled into the idea of working remotely. But that doesn’t mean it’s easy. Ancillary resources are important tools to ‘bridge the learning gap.’ Working from the comfort of home might be downright uncomfortable. Perhaps you’re battling an unstable internet connection, a child who can’t find her ‘ice cream pants,’ a dog that won’t stop barking, … Read More

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The Next Heroes of Education: A Briefing

Dylan WoodcockBlogs


From March 2-6 this year, we celebrated Open Education Week: a global recognition of the ongoing work in all levels of education to incorporate Open Educational Resources (OERs) into Teaching and Learning. During the week, we shared content and engaged in discussion to better understand the Open Education landscape in Manitoba. We also released important mission briefings on our social … Read More

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Campus Manitoba Presents: Open Education – Event Wrap-Up

Dylan WoodcockBlogs, Conference Wrap Up


On the final day of Open Education Week 2020 (March 6), Campus Manitoba put together its first-ever OpenEd Event: ‘Campus Manitoba Presents: Open Education.’ The event brought together post-secondary professionals from across the province to participate in collaborative sessions that examined the purpose – the ‘why’ – of Open Education. Starting the Day Right Heather Ross, Educational Development Specialist/OER Fellow … Read More

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A Walk Through the OER Review Process

Dylan WoodcockBlogs


Reviewing Open Educational Resources (OERs) is integral to the Open Education movement. It’s a fundamental step in expanding access to education at our partner institutions. At Campus Manitoba, we fully support this movement and the people who carry it forward. We want to make it easier for faculty to understand what they’re signing up for when they agree to review … Read More

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