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An introduction to Open Educational Resources (OER)
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5 An interactive quiz question about OER

Activity 4

Timing: About 5 minutes

Of these three institutions, which was the first to provide free online open educational resources (OER)?

a. 

The Open University


b. 

Carnegie Mellon University


c. 

Massachusetts Institute of Technology


The correct answer is c.

Answer

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Here’s the link to MIT's Open Courseware [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)] .