NWOER Open Education Week

Thanks to Carol Yeager, i was invited to help facilitate some of the activities of the NorthWest Open Course on Openness in Education from March 10-15, 2014. More information can be found at the Manchester Metropolitan University Cross-Institutional Open Education Week initiative website.

On Tuesday evening at 8pm UK time, i will be co-facilitating a Twitter chat with Kathrine Jensen. We will explore the following agenda using the hashtag #nwoerchat

Day 2 Tuesday 11th March – What is Open Education all about?

Facilitators: Kathrine and Lenandlar

  1. Q1 What does openness and open education mean to you?
  2. Q2 Why does openness matter?
  3. Q3 What/How/Where do you share?
  4. Q4  How can we become more Open (in our practice or sharing our learning?)
  5. Q5 Do you use Open Source Software? Pls give details of what tools/platforms you use?
  6. Q6 What stops people from sharing their work? Or what are the benefits of sharing?

More information on this week’s activities can be found on Twitter, Facebook and G+

Thanks once again to the NWOER team for the opportunity.


About lenandlar

Lenandlar Singh is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Guyana.
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