Provincial OER Policy Development, Sri Lanka - Consultant Report
The work involved preparing a draft OER policy framework catering to Provincial requirements; build awareness among key stakeholders on the concept and impact of OER; advocate the necessity and benefits of a provincial OER policy for Education; initiate the process of drafting OER policies for each province up and working with champions towards a final draft policy.
AuthorKarunanayaka, Shironica P
EditorAbeywardena, Ishan S
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Advocacy, Sesitization and Development of OER Policy for Provincial Education Ministries in Sri Lanka Karunanayaka, Shironica P; Abeywardena, Ishan S (Commonwealth of Learning (COL) and Open University Malaysia (OUM), 2016-11)With the objective of providing direction in the use of Open Educational Resources (OER) to increase access to and support quality teaching and learning in the school education system in Sri Lanka, an advocacy program was ...
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