Additional literature on open educational resources is available at:http://www.library.umass.edu/services/teaching-and-learning/oer/
Selection CriteriaProposals will be reviewed by representatives of The Center for Teaching Excellence and Faculty Development (TEFD), Innovate@UMass, UMass Libraries and the Information Technology Program. Grants will be awarded on the basis of: • Strength of application in response to questions.• "Openness" of project.• Potential savings to UMass students.• Number of students impacted.• Sustainability of the project to applicant's future courses.• Pedagogical innovation.
More information on the grant is available at:http://www.library.umass.edu/services/teaching-and-learning/oer/open-education-initiative/
OER Info SessionApplicants are encouraged to attend an information session on OER, hosted by MASSPIRG, on Wednesday April 5 at 5:30pm in XXXXXXXXXXX. Professors Brokk Toggerson and John Brigham will discuss their experiences with the grant program.
For more information on grant expectations, requirements, etc. please contact Jeremy Smith: firstname.lastname@example.org.