Theme: Open Educational Resources

UNESCO IITE at the 2nd World Open Educational Resources Congress

25 September 2017

On 18-20 September 2017 the UNESCO Institute for Information Technologies in Education (UNESCO IITE) took part in the 2nd World Open Educational Resources (OER) Congress “OER for Inclusive and Equitable Quality Education: From Commitment to Action” organized in Ljubljana, Slovenia by UNESCO and the Ministry of Education, Science and Sport of the Republic of Slovenia in partnership with the Commonwealth of Learning, Slovenian National Commission for UNESCO, UNESCO Chair in Open Technologies for OER and Open Learning and Creative Commons with generous support of William and Flora Hewlett Foundation.

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UNESCO IITE at LangOER Conference

29 September 2016

From 26 to 27 September 2016, the LangOER (Enhance Teaching and Learning of Less Used Languages through OER/OEP) project, in cooperation with the Educational Repositories Network (EdReNe), held its conference titled ‘Open Education: Promoting Diversity for European Languages’ in Brussels, Belgium.

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UNESCO IITE article on OER in Russia

17 May 2016

The monograph “Open Educational Resources: Policy, Costs, Transformation” is out of press. It was published in English in 2016 by UNESCO and the Commonwealth of Learning. The chapter “Open Access to Educational Resources Through Federal Portals and OER in Russia” was co-authored by Dr. Svetlana Knyazeva (UNESCO IITE), and Mr. Alexey Sigalov.

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