Some Thoughts on the UNESCO OER Recommendation
Iterating Toward Openness
NOVEMBER 21, 2019
There’s great news out of the recent UNESCO meeting in Paris, where member states unanimously adopted the draft Recommendation on Open Educational Resources (OER). I want to highlight some of the parts of the Recommendation that caught my eye, reading both from a personal perspective as well as my Lumen perspective. This dramatically simplifies understanding what is and isn’t OER. Resources in the public domain or released under an open license are OER.