The objectives of this session are to:

  • Update new members of the OERu family
  • Review progress during 2017 with the implementation of the OERu 1st year of study
  • Update members on the OERu open technology infrastructure
  • Conduct a critical friend review of OERu operations and corresponding progress to inform the strategic plan.
  • Identify meeting priorities.

Time Details
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The year in review

Facilitator: Wayne Mackintosh
20 mins

  1. OERu 1st year of study and phased launch schedule
  2. Demonstration of the MVP delivery platform
  3. OERu credit transfer agreement

Webstream OERu Feed
Slides  |  Credit transfer agreement

11:35AM12:00PM OERu open technology infrastructure and rationale

Facilitator: Dave Lane (Presentation – link)
25 mins

  1. MVP technology platform
  2. Open source support tools

Webstream OERu Feed
WikiEducator  |  oeru.org  |  course.oru.org  |  community.oeru.org  |  forums.oeru.org  |  groups.oeru.org  |  chat.oeru.org  |  bookmarks.oeru.org  |  tech.oeru.org  |  docs.oeru.org

Critical friend review, priorities and issues

Facilitator: Wayne Mackintosh
30 mins
Participants randomly assigned to 4 groups plus one virtual group and tasked to:

  • Identify what the OERu has done well
  • Identify areas where the OERu can improve
  • Agree the top 3 priorities this meeting should address
  • List any issues you would like to be tabled at the OERu Council of CEOs meeting.

Webstream OERu Feed
Group 1  |  Group 2  |  Group 3  |  Group 4  |  Virtual participant group  |  Issues4CEOs
Help for virtual participants

12:30PM1:00PM Report back on critical friend review and meeting priorities

Facilitator: Peggy French, eCampusOntario
30 mins
4 groups plus one virtual group report back (5 minutes each)
Webstream OERu Feed

1:00PM1:10PM Group photograph

10 mins

1:10PM2:00PM Lunch break

50 mins