Supporting higher education institutions across Africain the development and use of Open Educational Resources (OER) to enhance teaching and learning.
Find out more
OER Africa is a ground-breaking initiative established by the South African Institute for Distance Education (Saide). We play a leading role in supporting higher education institutions across Africa in the development and use of Open Educational Resources (OER) to enhance teaching and learning. Read more
OER Africa would like to thank all our institutional partners for their active participation during our 2016 Convening. The Convening Report "The Role of Open Educational Resources (OER) in Supporting Pedagogical Transformation Using a Participatory Action Research Agenda" is now available.[Read More]
This report presents a support framework for higher education institutions (HEIs) to open up education. This framework proposes a wide definition of the term ‘open education’, which accommodates different uses, in order to promote transparency and a holistic approach to practice.[Read More]
Amanda Coolidge, Senior Manager , Open Education at BC Campus, and Daniel De Marte, Chief Academic Officer at Tidewater Community College have released an interactive toolkit to support institutions develop open policies. The toolkit is licensed CC BY and institutions are free to reuse it, remix it, revise it, and/or redistribute it.