Cape Town Open Education Declaration
Resulted from a meeting Cape Town in September 2007 aimed to accelerate efforts to promote open resources, technology and teaching practices in education. Individuals can sign the Declaration to actively commit to supporting the open education movement.
Make Textbooks Affordable
As part of the Student PIRGs (Public Interest Research Groups), this site provides the latest news, studies and solutions on cost of college textbooks along with advocacy opportunities for students and faculty.
Open Education / SPARC
The Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC) supports the creation and sharing of open materials used in teaching, as well as new approaches to learning where people create and shape knowledge openly together, and promotes practices and policies that advance this vision. Lists OER-related events and conferences.
Open Education Week
Usually in early March, Open Education Week is a celebration of the global Open Education Movement. Its purpose is to raise awareness about the movement and its impact on teaching and learning worldwide.
Open Knowledge is a worldwide non-profit network of people passionate about openness, using advocacy, technology and training to unlock information and enable people to work with it to create and share knowledge. Provides networking opportunities for individuals to discuss and promote open access and open education.