7th September 2017

SPARC Europe OER Resources

OER resources to share and re-use SPARC Europe started work in the field of OER in 2017. Look forward to more in the coming period. High-level pointers for OER discussions, 2017 This document … Read More

3rd March 2017

Our OER work

Taking action in the area of OER Open Education is a new area of focus for SPARC Europe. Our sister organisation in the United States, SPARC US, has, however, made significant … Read More

23rd February 2017 Open Education

Open Education

Education is essential to advancing society. It’s how we pass down the wealth of human knowledge and equip the next generation of leaders, innovators and productive members of society. Our educational … Read More

17th February 2017

What are Open Educational Resources (OER)?

Open Educational Resources include resources, tools and practices that are free of legal, financial and technical barriers and can be fully used, shared and adapted in the digital environment. The foundation of … Read More

9th February 2017

Open Educational Resource benefits

Key OER benefits Save costs for learners. The price of textbooks has skyrocketed more than three times the rate of inflation for decades. Students face steep price tags for textbooks or use out … Read More