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National Implementation Strategy Workshop on Open Educational Resources (OER) in Nairobi, Kenya

When, local time: 
Wednesday, 19 June 2013 - 9:00am to Thursday, 20 June 2013 - 5:00pm
Kenya, Nairobi
Type of Event: 
Category 6-Expert Committee
Jaco du Toit (

The meeting which has attracted participation from Ministry of Education officials, Pre-service and In-service Teacher education entities, NGOs, representatives of associations of school principals, school administrators, teacher associations and unions aims at harnessing of OER for effective use of the ICT CFT by supporting effective teacher training for the integration of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in the classroom.

The activities of the meeting should be based on the ICT in Education Teachers Professional Development Kit produced by UNESCO and COL. This event is part of UNESCO’s continued efforts of promoting the application of ICTs to enhance the quality of and access to education, including the stimulation of production, sharing and access to open educational resources (OER).