OER Conference

Monthly OER Webinars Will Replace the September 18th Conference

Due to COVID-19, the OER Conference scheduled for September 18th, at Fort Hays State University has been cancelled.

Instead, monthly OER webinars will be conducted and open to anyone to participate free of charge. Look for more information on the fall webinar topics and dates soon!

What is OER?

Open educational resources (OER) “are teaching, learning and research materials in any medium – digital or otherwise – that reside in the public domain or have been released under an open license that permits no-cost access, use, adaptation and redistribution by others with no or limited restrictions.”1 That is, OER include built in permission to retain, reuse, revise, remix, and redistribute the material.

Webinar Topics & Dates

Coming soon!

Do You Know an OER Champion?

We know individuals across Kansas public institutions are making great strides when it comes to OER, and we want to celebrate their successes! In fall 2020, we will be accepting nominations to award an OER Champion from a 4-year institution, as well as one from either a 2-year or technical college. More information will be available soon.


1 https://en.unesco.org/themes/building-knowledge-societies/oer