We are so excited to have you join our Open Educational Resources (OER) learning sprint!

This is the landing page for our OER sprint. Here, you’ll find our challenges posted on a daily basis during Open Education Week (March 6-10, 2023).

OER Challenges

Challenge #1: How do I find an open textbook to use in my teaching?

In this challenge, you’ll explore how to find an open text to use in your teaching.

Starts March 6 at 9 am EST

Challenge #2: How can I evaluate and adapt an OER?

In this challenge, you’ll evaluate an OER to determine if it’s a good fit for your course, and you’ll brainstorm ways to adapt the resource to customize it for your learners.

Starts March 7 at 9 am EST

Image by Daniel Friesenecker from Pixabay

Challenge #3: What is a Creative Commons licence and why is it useful?

In this challenge, you’ll learn about creative commons licences and their benefits.

Starts March 8 at 9 am EST

Challenge #4 – How do I quickly create an attribution for an OER that I want to use?

In this challenge, you’ll learn about building attribution statements to give credit to the original creator(s) of an OER.

Starts March 9 at 9 am EST

Challenge 5: How do I find an openly licensed image to use in my course materials or presentations?

In this challenge, you will find openly licensed images, photos, and diagrams you can use to supplement or enhance your course material.

Starts March 10 at 9 am EST

Photo by Markus Spiske