Understanding the relationship between institutional culture and OER policy at a university is important in motivating academics to share their teaching materials. This is according to the research article, Institutional Culture and OER Policy: How Structure, Culture, and Agency Mediate OER Policy Potential in South African Universities, by Dr Glenda Cox and Henry Trotter of CILT.
Vula has recently been upgraded with a range of new tools at your disposable including a new responsive design to upgrades to the Lessons, Gradebook and Turnitin tools.
Recognising the importance of this digital education leadership the Commonwealth of Learning put out a call to develop a concept paper around it. The paper, with research conducted by CILT, was officially launched at last month’s 8th Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.