Organized by the Open Education Consortium, Open Education Week will take place on 7-11 March 2016 as an event to promote and celebrate open education efforts exerted by various individuals and institutions and their achievements affecting educators and leaners.
If you are interested in participating in this event, submit your work through www.openeducationweek.org by 12 February 2016. Contributions can be inspirational videos, community events or webinars about open education, or resources for open education.
For details visit: www.openeducationweek.org
Hashtag: #openeducationwk and make sure that you tag @sbulibrary so that it will appear in our Twitter feed!
For open educational resources visit : http://www.oeconsortium.org/courses/
Omnia Abdallah is the 2016 Center for Scholarly Communication intern, and an SBU MBA student.Her professional experience includes work at the peer-reviewed open access press, Hindawi Publishing.