OER Adoption as a Social Justice Issue: The Significance of Framing

Lauren Slingluff, Wheaton College
Robert Rezendes, Bristol Community College

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At both Bristol Community College and Wheaton College, adoption of OER is being framed as a social justice issue. The idea of creating a more equitable classroom by removing financial barriers to student success has fostered greater faculty and student engagement in each institution’s burgeoning initiatives. Learn more about how OER adoption benefits students and how framing and marketing it as a social justice issue contributes to greater interest.

 
May 31st, 11:05 PM

OER Adoption as a Social Justice Issue: The Significance of Framing

At both Bristol Community College and Wheaton College, adoption of OER is being framed as a social justice issue. The idea of creating a more equitable classroom by removing financial barriers to student success has fostered greater faculty and student engagement in each institution’s burgeoning initiatives. Learn more about how OER adoption benefits students and how framing and marketing it as a social justice issue contributes to greater interest.