Alternative digital credentials for brazil an institutional imperative uc irvine's top 10 reasons, presented at the opencourseware consortium global. Brazil fundação getulio vargas (fgv online) at that time, japan ocw consortium had over 600 courses currently they have 18 university members,. By organising this opencourseware (ocw) competition, the slidewiki consortium invites participants to create and import high-quality educational content in the slidewiki platform this educational content will have the form of slide presentations and will be directly related to secondary education, vocational and professional training, higher. Contribute towards the improvement of the consortium's organizational policies and practices, strategic development, sustainability and dissemination of the principles of open education in brazil and elsewhere. This article traces the development of the opencourseware movement, including the origin of the concept at the massachusetts institute of technology (mit), the implementation of the mit opencourseware project, and the idea's spread into the global educational community, ultimately resulting in the formation of the opencourseware consortium.
Open education consortium, newton, ma 14,009 likes 12 talking about this 22 were here the open education consortium is a collaboration of higher. Corporate consortiums in brazil the consortium is a structure which arose from the need for grouping legal entities for consortium regulation 5. In 2005, mit opencourseware and other leading open educational resources projects formed the opencourseware consortium, which seeks to extend the reach and impact of open course materials, foster new open course materials and develop sustainable models for open course material publication. The open education consortium (oec) is a non-profit, global, members-based network of open education institutions and organizations oec represents its members and provides advocacy and leadership around advancement of open education globally.
No brasil a fgv é a primeira o portal veduca reúne mais de 5 mil videoaulas disponibilizadas por 16 instituições de ensino por opencourseware, organizadas em. During the last week of october i had the honor to represent our community college consortium at the meeting of the opencourseware consortium (ocwc) board of directors that took place in florianopolis, brazil. A collection of essays from across the open educational resources community, the publication also includes contributions from mit opencourseware and the opencourseware consortium thought leaders. Community college consortium for open educational resources (cccoer) greek academic network ocw / oer consortium japan ocw consortium. Banco central do brasil is the competent authority that takes care of all the matters related to the consortium system in the country, including the inspection and supervision of the administrator companies.
The opencourseware consortium is a collaboration of more than 300 higher education institutions and associated organizations from around the world its mission is to advance formal and informal. Why universities must collaborate on opencourseware the cambridge conference was hosted by the opencourseware consortium, a non-profit consortium, which is now the largest open online. Murilo matos mendonça international relations manager and open educational resources coordinator location florianópolis, santa catarina, brazil.
Murilo mendonça unisul brazil murilo matos mendonça is a board member of the opencourseware consortium representing brazil as a member of the board of directors, he provides strategic vision to assist in the growth of the consortium and the global opencourseware movement as well as insight into ways in which open education can help improve educational standards in the latin american region. Membership application form become a member of the open education consortium (oec) we appreciate your interest in becoming a member of the oec to join, please complete the online application form. This section provides the list of reading assignments by session along with information on the sources for the readings this is an archived course a more recent version may be available at ocwmitedu. Open course library and the open courseware consortium the saylor site can be used access course content by self-learners the department of education in. The open courseware (ocw) a global open courseware consortium took shape, china, brazil, and mexico all in the top 10 in these countries, enrollment in tertiary education is growing.
The result was the creation of a consortium, quite uncommon in brazil at that time only one similar initiative existed, comung (wwwcomungorgbr), a consortium of universities in rio grande do sul state, that was established in 1993. Opencourseware, or ocw, is a term applied to course materials created by universities and shared freely with the world via the internet the movement started in 1999 when the university of tübingen in germany published videos of lectures online in the context of its timms initiative [1. The ocw consortium global conference is the annual opportunity for researchers, practitioners, policy makers and educators to deeply explore open education and its impact on global education conference participants will hear from global thought leaders in open education and have the opportunity to share ideas, practices and discuss issues. Opencourseware is a part of the open education consortium, a community formed by higher education institutions and organizations committed to promote and advance open education worldwide.
Opencourseware in china opencourseware (ocw) are course lessons created at universities and published for free via the internet ocw projects first appeared in the late 1990s, and after gaining traction in europe and then the united states have become a worldwide means of delivering educational content.