The Festival of Learning 2016 has ended, it took place June 6–9, 2016. This post-secondary education event hosted more than 400 delegates, offering a variety of session formats, learning experiences, unique spaces, as well as social and networking events. Don’t miss the next Festival of Learning 2018 happening May 28-30, 2018.

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Tuesday, June 7 • 4:15pm - 4:45pm
Developing an OER Campus Action Plan (4:15 - 4:45) TIME CHANGE LIMITED

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Limited Capacity seats available

TIME CHANGE!!!! (moved by 45 minutes later) Open Session Limited to 25 Participants (First-Come, First-In)

Whether you are a seasoned open education advocate or a newcomer to the movement, planning successful a campus-wide initiative to expand OER adoption can be challenging.

This session will provide a crash course on advocacy campaign planning to develop and strengthen campus-based OER initiatives, drawing on the experience of successful case studies and the expertise of a veteran grassroots organizer leading the session.

Topics will include stakeholder engagement, strategy development, messaging and communication, and awareness raising, with emphasis on the important role that students play in leading the charge. During the session, participants will start working on their own action plans, and walk away with a template to bring back to campus. 

Nicole Allen, Director of Open Education, SPARC, Washington, DC 

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Nicole Allen

Director of Open Education, SPARC
Nicole Allen is the Director of Open Education for SPARC. In this role, she leads SPARC’s work to advance openness and equity in education, which includes a robust state and federal policy program, a broad librarian community of practice, and a leadership program for open education professionals... Read More →

Tuesday June 7, 2016 4:15pm - 4:45pm PDT
Venezia Conference Room (Second Floor)