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OER as an Exemplar of Excellence
July 16, 2019 12:06 pm by Lorna M Campbell
Over the last year the University has undertaken a project to review processes and incentives for the recognition, reward and [...]
Open educational practice: creating Open Educational Resources as part of a course assignment
July 10, 2019 2:33 pm by Lorna M Campbell
A guest blog post by Celeste McLaughlin, Head of Academic Development for Digital Education, Institute for Academic Development. This post [...]
Professional Blogging: Acknowledging social media harassment
July 10, 2019 10:39 am by OpenEdFeed – Open World
As part of the University of Edinburgh’s Academic Blogging Service, I’ve been teaching a workshop on Blogging to Build your Professional Profile.  This workshop has run once a month since September last year and I’ve also presented tailored versions of it to various groups around the University, most recently to student interns who are working […]


The University of Edinburgh has included #OER in the new Exemplars of Excellence in Student Education to evidence career progression. Read more about it here: OER as an Exemplar of Excellence

A brand new #OER on strategies for improving mental health and wellbeing for adolescents aged 12-18 released today on Open.Ed and @TesResources by our Open Content Curation intern Ana. #mentalhealth #MentalHealthMatters #Wellbeing

Important themes announced for next year's #OER20 The Care In Openness Conference. "Covering issues of privilege, equity, precarity, power relations and public interest, OER20 will put the spotlight on both the value and limitations of care in open education."