Education Department now taking applications for OER higher ed grants
Congress included million in funding for OER pilot programs in its budget earlier this year, with the aim of bringing down the costs of college textbooks.
OER for higher ed gets a boost with $5 million pilot program
Congress puts money behind a new Education Department project to support open educational resources.
How OER can help overcome the higher education equity barrier
In addition to spreading access to knowledge, the digital-focused education tools can help lower the cost of education for students, experts say.