Open Educational Resources Community of Learning

Module 1: Benefits of Creating and Using OERs

Open Educational Resources (OERs) offer Financial and Pedagogical Benefits

  • Improving student performance and satisfaction​
  • Increasing access to educational materials for a wider range of learners, including those underserved by traditional education opportunities​
  • Giving instructors the flexibility to customize materials specifically for their students’ needs​
  • Encouraging educators to engage in critical reflection of educational resources​
  • Helping students, districts, and educational institutions save money