Category Archives: UKOER Phase 2

HEFCE OER Review

We are very pleased to launch the completed UKOER/SCORE Review report – Journeys to Open Educational Practice McGill, L., Falconer, I., Dempster, J.A., Littlejohn, A. and Beetham, H. Journeys to Open Educational Practice: UKOER/SCORE Review Final Report. JISC, 2013  short url: http://bit.ly/HEFCEoerReview What’s in it? If you want to find out why people might become … Read more

HEFCE OER Review survey

Please fill in our survey If you have been involved in HEFCE funded UKOER and SCORE initiatives we would like your help. We plan to revisit some of the key lessons learnt across all strands of work, and gather input from as wide a range of stakeholders as possible. We are interested in reaching partners … Read more

UKOER phase 2

Synthesis activities for the first two phases of the HE Academy/JISC UKOER Programme have included cultural and institutional issues across a number of sectors. The Evaluation and Synthesis team’s final report on phase 2 synthesises evidence and outputs under five main headings: Practice change Development and Release Issues Cultural Considerations Institutional Issues Impacts and Benefits … Read more

Impact model diagram

This is the current version of our UKOER impact model. We have included a description of this and have identiified emerging issues from phase 2 of the programme in more detail on our wiki https://oersynth.pbworks.com/w/page/40291776/UKOER-Impact-Model From the literature we know that OER release is influenced by the nature of the resources and the practices around … Read more

UKOER Impact Model

The team recently prepared a presentation for the programme’s Senior Advisory Committee. Allison Littlejohn presented on behalf of the team. We took this opportunity to present our new model which attempts to illustrate our current thinking at this stage of phase 2 of the programme. A copy of the prezi is embedded below… [gigya src=”http://prezi.com/bin/preziloader.swf” … Read more

Interim programme meeting evaluation session

Helen Beetham attended the HE Academy/JISC Phase 2 Programme interim meeting on 19th Jan 2011 and led some sessions on evaluation with the projects. Her presentation is available here. Please let us know if you are a project and have any questions emerging as a result of the activities and discussions. Read more

Reflections

Reflections from the HE Academy/JISC OER Phase 2 programme interim meeting held on Wednesday19th Jan 2011. Quite long but we would appreciate your thoughts too, whether you were at the meeting or not. Financial constraints mean institutions are less willing to invest in learning and teaching innovation. However, once the political paroxysms are over, the … Read more

Elluminate Second Tuesday session

We had the first ‘Second Tuesday’ session in Elluminate last week where our team shared with projects the way we would be supporting evaluation activities and mechanisms to synthesise programme outcomes. We had some useful conversations around the questions that projects were hoping to ask and ultimately answer… Projects were shown where to find outputs … Read more