Open Education

Teaching in the open: making some or all aspects of your
learning environment available and accessible to the public.
“When we share, everyone wins”

Invitation: Open Education Feedback Cycles

CTL is seeking contributors to a series of feedback cycles specific to instructor-oriented materials on open education (including open educational resources and open pedagogy). Multiple feedback cycles will be facilitated between June and December 2021. The process will include opportunities for both written feedback and community calls for discussion.

To participate, please submit your email here.

Open Teaching

Open Teaching

This video provides examples of open teaching (also known as open educational practices (OEP) or open pedagogy). Watch here

Open Educational Resources: What and Why

Open Educational Resources: What and Why

This video provides a high-level view into what open educational resources (OER) are and why instructors choose to use or create OER. Watch here


University of Alberta Open Education Symposium 2021

Open education flourishes with community. We invite everyone from the education community to participate. View the schedule and read our speaker bios. Learn more


The Core of Open Education? Generosity

CTL's open education lead Krysta McNutt sees the values that underpin open education pervading instructors' work at the U of A. Read more

University of Alberta's Open Education Interest Group

Join the campus interest group to learn what others are up to across campus. Join now