Supporting higher education institutions across Africain the development and use of Open Educational Resources (OER) to enhance teaching and learning.
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OER Africa is a ground-breaking initiative established by the South African Institute for Distance Education (Saide). We play a leading role in supporting higher education institutions across Africa in the development and use of Open Educational Resources (OER) to enhance teaching and learning. Read more
We would like to welcome all institutional partners to our 2016 Convening at the beautiful Windsor Hotel where we will reflect on the role of Open Educational Resources (OER) in Supporting Pedagogical Transformation, using a Participatory Action Research Agenda. We are honoured to have Professors Ahmed Bawa, CEO of Universities South Africa, Pieter du Toit, from the Faculty of Education at the University of Pretoria, and Dr David Wiley, Chief Academic Officer of Lumen Learning as our guest speakers. More detail on their biographies is available.
Using Schatzki’s practices framework as a lens, this paper reports on the practices of university students accessing learning resources at a research-intensive university in South Africa. [Read More]
This course on educational technology comprises of 16 units covering different aspects of educational technology as a field of study. Educational technology is a combined application of three major sciences for classroom activities. These are Physical Sciences, Social Sciences, and Managerial Sciences. [Read More]