Celebrate Open Education Week! 9-13 March 2015

Open Education Week is an annual opportunity to raise awareness about open education and its impact on teaching and learning worldwide. Open education encompasses resources, tools and practices that employ a framework of open sharing to improve educational access and effectiveness. Participation in all events and use of all resources are free and open to everyone.

Open Education Week will run from 9-13 March this year, and is coordinated by The Open Education Consortium.


The 26th ICDE World Conference – call for papers

Experts, academics and practitioners from across the globe are invited to attend the 26th ICDE World Conference, hosted by the University of South Africa, in South Africa from 14-16 October 2015. The call for papers deadline is fast approaching.

The conference will address open and distance learning in 21st century global higher education within the context of increasing demands for access, decreasing state resources and growing concern about the quality of provision. The Presidents' Summit will be held during the World Conference, and the High Level Policy Forum will be held on 17 October.

Join the conversation on Twitter: #icdeunisa


Prize of Excellence 2015 nominations invited

ICDE members are hereby invited to nominate candidates for the ICDE Prize of Excellence 2015, the global prize of excellence in open and distance education. There are three prizes including the 'Institutional Prize', 'Individual Prize' and 'Prize for Lifelong Contribution to the field'.

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