Open Education Week is a global event that seeks to raise awareness of free and open sharing in education and the benefits they bring to teachers and learners. Open education includes free and open access to platforms, tools and resources in education, including learning materials, course materials, videos, assessment tools, research, study groups, and textbooks, all available for free use and modification under an open license.
Joint Iowa Regent’s Speaker during Open Education Week
Speaker: Nicole Allen, Director of Open Educational Resources, SPARC
Topic: Open Educational Resources
Date: Friday, March 8, 2019
Time: 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Location: Rod Library ScholarSpace, LIB 301.
“Paywall: The Business of Scholarship” Documentary Viewing and Discussion
Date: Thursday, March 7, 2019
Time: 12:30 to 1:45 p.m.
Location: Rod Library ScholarSpace, LIB 301