Dec 2017 – New Member Mixer
Jan 2018 – All Members Meeting
March 2018 – All Members Meeting
June 2018 – All Members Meeting
Sept 2018 – All Members Meeting
Nov 2018 – LibreTexts Overview
Dec 2018 – New Member Mixer
2nd Annual New Member Mixer, December 12, 2018
The 2nd annual CCCOER New Member Mixer was for all CCCOER members and was an opportunity for our new members to introduce themselves to the consortium and share a challenge that they are facing with their open education initiatives. There was also be a short presentation/discussion on what it takes to be a Change Agent at your institution.
Change Leadership Speakers:
- Cindy Domaika, Manager of Open & Instructional Resources, Nicolet College
- Michael Mills, Vice President, E-Learning, Innovation and Teaching Excellence
Members-Only Event: LibreTexts Overview
Executive Director Delmar Larsen shares how institutions and faculty can get involved in the LibreTexts community and use the libraries and platform to develop and customized open and interactive textbooks.
All Members meeting Sept 12th, 10 am PT / 1 pm ET
This meeting was an opportunity for CCCOER members to share updates and discuss potential collaborative projects.
All Members meeting June 14th, 11 am PT / 2 pm ET.
In this semi-annual meeting, our main topic was the results of the annual CCCOER member survey. This survey lets us check in with our members and see how we can better help them for the 2018-19 school year. We also welcomed our 17 new members, did an end-of-year wrap up of 2017-18, and discussing the Open Ed Global 2018 conference in Delft, Netherlands.
All Members meeting March 21st, 2018
In this meeting, we met the new executive director of the Open Education Consortium, Paul Stacey. Paul joins OEC after five years as Associate Director of Global Learning for Creative Commons where he helped creators, faculty, students, librarians and the public generate a global public commons of knowledge and culture. Paul has extensive experience leading Open Educational Resource initiatives in Canada, USA, the Middle East / North Africa and around the world. Prior to Creative Commons Paul helped found BCcampus in 2003 and led its open education initiative for nine years.
We also discussed OEC news and Preston Davis’s candidacy for OEC board member. And lastly, we discussed the CARE (Contribute, Attribute, Release, and Empower) Framework for OER Stewardship. The framework is described in a new paper entitled, “Toward a Sustainable OER Ecosystem: The Case for OER Stewardship.”
All Members Meeting, Jan 31, 2018
Semi-annual CCCOER Members meeting with OEC news and CCCOER and member college updates.
New Member Mixer December 13th, 2017
New CCCOER members were asked to share their current OER projects and long-term plans and goals. After that, all CCCOER members were invited to join in a discussion of SPARC’s OER Mythbusting document which discusses the top seven OER myths in North American higher education.