In 2014 I retired from teaching, but even at that time, I recall hearing about Open Educational Resources and wondering what they were and why I should pay attention to them. I remember thinking at the time that free teaching resources couldn’t possibly be as good as the paid, published textbooks that were much more … Continue reading Texas Learn OER: A Newbie’s Introduction to Open Educational Resources
Ursula Pike, Associate Director of the Digital Higher Education Consortium of Texas (DigiTex), has been selected as a fellow in the SPARC Open Education Leadership Program, an intensive professional development program to empower academic professionals with the knowledge, skills, and community connections to lead successful open education initiatives that benefit students. The two-semester program blends … Continue reading DigiTex’s Associate Director Selected as SPARC Open Education Leadership Fellow
You are invited to submit a proposal to present at the inaugural Open Texas conference, taking place virtually on March 11-12, 2021. View the Open Texas 2021 Call for Proposals The program committee is especially interested in presentations that address one or more of the following topics: Adoption and creation of OER, including successful training … Continue reading Open Texas CFP: Proposals Due October 23
We are very pleased to present the Texas Quality Matters Consortium Annual Report for FY 20. The report gives an overview of the professional development and course review accomplishments of consortium members during the last year - with a section highlighting the activities during the March - July period.
We are pleased to announce the release of our 2019-20 DigiTex Annual Report. If you have any questions regarding its content, please do not hesitate to reach out to us.