Open Educational Resources
You will find here a plethora of Open Education Resources (OER) you can learn and develop, as well as share with your students, children and friends, it provides links to free books, virtual lab tools, STEM resources, Open source software, skill development, on-line courses and community health section.
The glimpse of a gold mine of OER:
Mind-blowing data-driven creativity tool B-link
Maths can be fun! If we visualize it. Explore Fractals in GeoGebra by exploring how a tree grows.
We provide workshops/webinars/training to explain OER, teach open source tools and support OER fraternity.
University of the People (UoPeople) is the Education Revolution. We are the first non-profit, tuition-free, American, accredited, online university. Dedicated to opening access to higher education globally, UoPeople is designed to help qualified high school graduates overcome financial, geographic, political, and personal constraints keeping them from collegiate studies. UNESCO estimates that by the year 2025, there will be nearly 100 million young people seeking seats in universities that don’t exist. UoPeople believes that access to higher education is a basic right which promotes world peace and global economic development.
The University offers associate and bachelor’s degree programs in Business Administration, Computer Science, and Health Science as well as master’s degree programs in Business Administration and Education. UoPeople was founded in 2009 and accredited in February 2014. University of the People in Arabic was launched in 2020, offering an Associate Degree in Business Administration, while at the same providing Arabic-speaking students intensive English-language courses. Today, there are more than 51,000 students from more than 200 countries and territories. 5,000 of these students are refugees.
Open Educational Resources (OER) are teaching, learning and research materials in any medium – digital or otherwise – that reside in the public domain or have been released under an open license that permits no-cost access, use, adaptation and redistribution by others with no or limited restrictions.
OER form part of ‘Open Solutions’, alongside Free and Open Source software (FOSS), Open Access (OA), Open Data (OD) and crowdsourcing platforms.