Nursing OER Environmental Scan Request for Quote (RFQ) 17.01.2019

eCampusOntario is seeking quotes from qualified information professionals or teams to support the design and implementation of an environmental scan for OER in postsecondary Nursing programs. Click this link for

Business OER Environmental Scan Request for Quote (RFQ) 17.01.2019

eCampusOntario is seeking quotes from qualified information professionals or teams to support the design and implementation of an environmental scan for OER in postsecondary Business programs. Click on this link

Program Manager – Business OER 11.01.2019

This position is responsible for leading the implementation of the eCampusOntario Open at Scale initiative for Business OER in partnership with eCampusOntario post-secondary institution members, educators and students. The position

Program Manager – Nursing OER 11.01.2019

This position is responsible for leading the implementation of the eCampusOntario Open at Scale initiative for Nursing OER in partnership with eCampusOntario post-secondary institution members, educators and students. The position

Expression of Interest – Open Education Week Planning Kits 11.01.2019

eCampusOntario is seeking expressions of interest from Ontario postsecondary institutions to host events for Open Education Week 2019 (March 4 – 8, 2019). Events should build awareness of open education

5 Things Alan Davis Wants you to Know About Open Learning 10.01.2019

Last month, eCampusOntario sat down with Alan Davis, President and Vice-Chancellor of Kwantlen Polytechnic University from Surrey, British Columbia. Under Davis’s leadership, Kwantlen has grown its influence in open education,

Designing smarter healthcare: turning nurses’ ideas into process improvements 07.01.2019

Ontario nurses lead the way. eCampusOntario funded a Ryerson University project that combines nursing expertise and industrial engineering to create “serious games” that lower training costs and create better value

eCampusOntario Student Director 07.01.2019

The eCampusOntario Board of Directors is seeking candidates for the following Director position: Student with online learning experience enrolled in a College The eCampusOntario Board of Directors meets quarterly in

eCampusOntario Open Education Fellows Fall Webinar Series 04.01.2019

eCampusOntario Open Education Fellows Fall Webinar Series This year, eCampusOntario welcomed six new partners, the Open Education (OE) Fellows, to lead action research focused on open education and contribute to

Open Education (OE) Fellows: Call for Participation 14.12.2018

Open Education (OE) Fellows: Call for Participation eCampusOntario is committed to raising awareness about the value and use of open educational resources (OER) and building capacity and expertise within member

Exploring Open Ontario at the OEO Summit 06.12.2018

Photo by Kristopher Kinsinger on Unsplash On Sunday, November 11, 2018, at the second Open Education Ontario (OEO) Summit, thirty-plus pairs of experienced and rising Ontario Open Rangers generously shared their time and

TESS 2018 in Review 05.12.2018

The theme of the 2018 Technology Enabled Showcase + Seminar (TESS) was The Empowered Educator, which was derived from Simon Bates’ model (2014) of the 21st Century Educator for post-secondary

The Catch: Fall 2018 Issue #2 04.12.2018

What’s Happening in Technology-Enabled Learning? Photo by Kelly Sikema on Unsplash. The Cutting/Trailing Edge It’s not every day that you get the opportunity to report on a home-grown, free, open source educational

The Pitch: Issue #2 04.12.2018

An Update On How Learning Is Happening in Ontario Post-Secondary Photo by Sanah Suvarna on Unsplash Feel The Learn While the idea of the ‘Learning Style’ (“Oh I’m a visual learner!”) has, over

The Gift of Pressbooks EDU Arrives Early for Ontario Educators! 27.11.2018

Did you know, as an educator in Ontario, you have free access to the Pressbooks EDU (i.e., Pressbooks for educators) to create open educational resources (OER)? Come learn how Pressbooks

(Em)Powering Up at TESS 2018 02.11.2018

“We rise by lifting others,” stated 19th century orator Robert Ingersoll. At this November’s Technology and Education Showcase and Seminar (TESS), 250 Ontario educators hope to elevate their work by

Digital Pedagogy Lab 2019 Toronto 25.10.2018

Photo by Patrick Tomasso on Unsplash. Digital Pedagogy Lab 2019 Toronto eCampusOntario DPL Scholarship Application eCampusOntario is offering a limited number of scholarships to Ontario post-secondary educators and learners to

The Catch: Fall 2018 Issue #1 24.10.2018

Photo by Rodion Kutsaev on Unsplash. What’s Happening in Technology-Enabled Learning The Catch is back for another season of goings on in technology enabled learning in Ontario PSE! The last

Welcome to The Pitch 23.10.2018

Welcome to The Pitch The what? Answering that question would require an origin story, so sit back, relax and settle in for a very short tale. Way back less than

The 9 x 9 x 25 Challenge: An Ontario Extend Side Project 02.10.2018

Photo by Thought Catalog on Unsplash. Ontario Extend is a set of instructional modules that help faculty learn more about using technology to enable learning experiences. It comes with a

eCampusOntario Open Education Fellows Launch Fall Webinar Series 02.10.2018

Photo by New Data Services on Unsplash. eCampusOntario is committed to raising awareness and increasing the use of open educational resources (OER), including open textbooks, across our member institutions. This

CARL Ignites Strategic Discussion by OER Librarian Leaders 02.10.2018

Photo by Raw Pixel on Unsplash. The past seven years have seen the development of provincial funding programs and individual projects across Canada aimed at lowering the cost of student

Learning by doing is still the best way to go 02.10.2018

Photo by Mimi Thian on Unsplash. Last year at eCampusOntario we launched our program for professional learning. We called it Ontario Extend. Ontario Extend (Extend) has six core modules.The modules are

Pressbooks now available to eCampusOntario member institutions 05.09.2018

Photo by Christian Hume on Unsplash. If you have not explored open publishing platform Pressbooks in the last few months, you are in for a few lovely surprises. New features

OER Workshop Materials Available for Download 05.09.2018

Photo by Dylan Gillis on Unsplash. Are you an educator looking to integrate OER into your teaching? A new set of workshop materials, designed by Maureen Glynn and Jenni Hayman