Planting the seeds for future growth

We had some great feedback on the interim report from the JISC Programme Manager, Heather Price last week. It was rewarding to hear that we are telling the story of our ‘Cascade’ experience well and that our resources and outputs … Continue reading

Posted in Ripple | Leave a comment

Engaging staff in OER: persuasion, support and reward

On the 16th March the Ripple partners gathered at Oxford Brookes University to participate in the fourth workshop. This was the first workshop organised and hosted by one of the partners and it was a great success: interesting presentations, stimulating … Continue reading

Posted in dissemination, events, Oxford, partnerships, Ripple | 1 Comment

What do students want?

Last week we ran a small focus group to gather feedback on http://politicsinspires.org/ (the politics blog which is part of our Triton project) with four undergraduate students studying Philosophy, Politics and Economics. The session ran for nearly two hours and … Continue reading

Posted in dissemination, events, Oxford, Triton | Leave a comment

Appreciative feedback from users of the OpenSpires OER material

We continue to collect feedback from users of the OpenSpires open content, mainly in the form of emails to the academic contributor or direct to the podcasting service. We monitor downloads and often get great feedback from students within Oxford … Continue reading

Posted in Content, dissemination, iTunes U, Listening, Oxford, podcasting, Ripple, Triton | 1 Comment