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Working from Home: Adjusting to the new normal
March 20, 2020 3:45 pm by OpenEdFeed – Open World
It’s been nothing short of inspiring to see the heroic efforts of learning technologists all over the country to help their colleagues move their teaching online over the last week.  Special shout out to my colleagues in LTW who have calmly and patiently trained over six hundred academic staff to use our core tools and […]
Free, adaptable, digital teaching resources from UoE
March 18, 2020 12:13 pm by Stephanie (Charlie) Farley
While we’re all working to move classes online, we want to remind you that our website Open.Ed, has a range of resources, guides, advice, tips, and tools for locating, adapting, and re-using openly licensed learning and teaching resources. The OER Service pages provide support, guidance and resources on: Finding and using OERs: Copyright, licensing and OER:, and Open licensing for lecture recording:
remote teaching online at University of Edinburgh
March 14, 2020 8:59 am by Melissa Highton
Preparing for Teaching Continuity – Coronavirus (COVID-19) update We have produced some advice and guidance on how to continue teaching remotely. Given the current COVID-19 pandemic we would advise that all teaching staff consider this advice.  Using our Learning Technology Training and Help Resources. Please also regularly check the University’s Coronavirus information and advice to keep up-to-date with …


Excellent new M&M Podcast from @mylesblaney_uoe, @mseangallagher and @karenhowie2008 on @EdinburghUni's response to moving teaching online, how we approached the 'pivot' online and what we emphasized in that process. #OER20 #podcast

This is a significant contribution to the open knowledge commons. #OER20 #OpenKnowledge #Wikipedia