Open Education Day
The Science Students' Council invites you to Western’s Open Education Day on Friday November 17th. Four exciting and dynamic events have been planned by campus and provincial stakeholders throughout the day to speak on innovative teaching/learning practices for faculty and students. The agenda for the day can be found below.
An Engaging Keynote
9:00am – 11:00am
“Serving social justice and pedagogical innovation with open educational practices”
Rajiv Jhangiani, Teaching Fellow in Open Studies, Kwantlen Polytechnic University
A Special eLearning Lunch and Learn
“Open Ontario: an eCampusOntario Lunch and Learn”
eCampusOntario will highlight Ontario's Open Textbook Library, Publishing Infrastructure, and the #OERangers. Lunch provided!
An Interactive Workshop
“Finding and Evaluating Open Educational Resources”
Join Western Libraries for a hands-on session on finding and evaluating OER
The Student Perspective
“The Student Impact of Open Educational Resources”
Western's Science Students’ Council, University Students’ Council, and the Ontario Undergraduate Student Alliance join forces to demonstrate the various ways that OERs can have a positive impact on students.