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OER : Open Educational Resources: Home

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Georgia Virtual Learning : Digital Citizenship

What are OER?

As defined by the Hewlett Foundation:

"OER are teaching, learning, and research resources that reside in the public domain or have been released under an intellectual property license that permits their free use and re-purposing by others. Open educational resources include full courses, course materials, modules, textbooks, streaming videos, tests, software, and any other tools, materials, or techniques used to support access to knowledge."

How to Search for OER

"Learn a few strategies to spend less time searching and more time redesigning your course around your new open content."

Creating OER and Combining Licenses



  State Educational Technology Directors Association

Guide to Quality Instructional Materials : Planning, considerations, selection.