The Open Education Southern Symposium, scheduled for October 1–2, 2018 at the University of Arkansas, is now accepting proposals for presentations, panel discussions, and lightning talks. From the announcement:
We welcome proposals from organizations, including colleges and universities of all sizes, community colleges, special libraries, and any others involved in open education and open pedagogy. We’re particularly interested in proposals with topics centering around:
- Adoption and creation of resources
- Publishing platforms
- Best practices and the impact of Open Education
- Creative Commons, copyright, and other licensing
- Marketing and advocacy
- Pedagogy and student success, including K-12 highlights
- Instructional design strategies for OER
- Trends and innovation
- OER in community colleges
- Tenure, promotion, and OER
- OER community building
- Inclusion and diversity in Open Education
Proposals are due May 31, 2018.
This post was produced through a cooperation among Sarah Ames, Anna Kijas, Anna Flak, Alix Keener, Rosalind Bucy, Bethany Scott, Heather V. Hill, and Laura Morreale (Editors-at-large for the week), Sarah Melton (Editor for the week), and Caitlin Christian-Lamb, Nickoal Eichmann-Kalwara, Roxanne Shirazi, and Patrick Williams (dh+lib Review Editors).