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STEM Education

This guide provides resources and tips for researching teaching methods, educational practices and materials

What are Open Educational Resources (OER)?

Open Educational Resources ( also termed open content or open courseware ) are educational materials and resources offered freely and openly for anyone to use and under some licenses to be shared, remixed or improved to redistribute.

Open Educational Resources include:Hello My Name is Open Source

  •  Learning Content: full courses, course material, content modules, learning objects, collections, and journals.   
  • Tools: software to support the creation, delivery, use and improvement of open learning content including searching and organization of content, content and learning management systems, content development tools, and online learning communities.
  •  Implementation Resources: Intellectual property licenses to promote open publishing of materials, design-principles, and localization of content.

For even more open educational resources that you can adopt, visit our OER guide.

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