Outreach

This page provides a record of the project’s outreach and advocacy.

Open Textbook Workshops:

  • University of the West of England: 4 workshops 20-21 July 2017. Delegates from University of Bristol, University of the West of England and Bath Spa University
  • University of Galway: 1 workshop, 3 November 2017
  • University of Sussex: 1 workshop, 8 November 2017
  • University of Staffordshire: 2 workshops, 23 November 2017
  • Glasgow Caledonian University: 1 workshop, 4 December 2017
  • University of Galway: 1 workshop, 8 December 2017
  • University of Sunderland: 1 workshop, 13 December 2017
  • Birkbeck College, London: 2 workshops, 14 December 2017
  • The Open University (UK): 1 workshop, 9 January 2018
  • Manchester Met University: 1 workshop,  5 March 2018

OpenStax Exhibitions & Poster Presentations:  

Conference presentations:

  • Association of Learning Technology Annual Conference:  Vivien Rolfe, David Kernohan, Beck Pitt, Beatriz De Los Technology Arcos, Robert Farrow, Martin Weller (2017). Empowering students and staff through the use of open textbooks. Abstract 1756. ALT-C, September 5-7th 2017
  • UK Open Textbooks Internet Librarian International 2017, London, UK (17 October 2017)
  • Open Textbooks in the UK? Show & TEL, The Open University (UK), Milton Keynes, UK (1 November 2017)
  • Society for Research in Higher Education Annual Conference: Rolfe V and Kernohan D (2017). Exploring textbook use and culture with Higher Education staff and students. SRHE, 6-8th December 2017
  • Pitt, R., Farrow, R., de los Arcos, B., & Rolfe, V. (2018). Open Innovation on Tour: Bringing Open Textbooks to a UK Audience. Open Education Global 2018: Transforming Education through Open Approaches. Delft, Netherlands (April 2018)

Articles:

  • Viv Rolfe (2017). Physiology News Autumn 2017 PN108, Pages 40 to 41. Available at: http://www.physoc.org/magazine (interactive magazine) or PhysiologyNews_Rolfe2017 (PDF)

 

Communication via the following email lists:

  • Association of Learning Technology Members Group
  • Association of Learning Technology OER Special Interest Group #OpenEdSig
  • National Teaching Fellows Group @NTF_Tweet
  • Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy Group
  • Jisc Student Experience Group (colleges and universities)


Twitter activity:

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