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Tuesday, October 20 • 14:00 - 14:30
How to build a sustainable open education community. Lessons learned from eight years of OERcamps

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The concept and ideas behind CC can only strive if sustained by a strong community of practitioners, and being continuously introduced to newcomers in a welcoming environment. OERcamps, a series of barcamps for practitioners of Open Education provide just that. A strong base is provided for getting to know and sharing experiences with the use of CC licenses in education. We will discuss our experiences with OER community-building events run in different formats including traditional workshops, unconferences, hackathons, and other alternative formats that have taken place over the past 8 years.

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Jöran Muuß-Merholz

COO, J&K - Jöran und Konsorten
Host of OERcamps since 2012, speaks and writes on OER and progressive forms of education.
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Gabi Fahrenkrog

program management, OERcamp / Agentur J&K
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Kristin Hirschmann

program coordination, OERcamps, Agentur J&K - Jöran und Konsorten
I am Kristin (Hirschmann) organizing and designing small and big events all around OER in at "Agency J&K – Jöran und Konsorten". I am the project lead of OERcamps.OERcamps received the Open Education Awards for Excellence 2020, were mentioned in the Horizon Report and were highlighted... Read More →

Tuesday October 20, 2020 14:00 - 14:30 UTC