front cover of Critical Filipinx American Histories textbook showing the class gathered around a table with artifacts on it

Member Spotlight: The Story of a University of Washington Open Pedagogy Project on Critical Filipinx American Histories

The Proposal Having won a competition to develop an open textbook for his Critical Filipinx American Histories course through the UW Libraries Open Textbook Grant program, University of Washington American Ethnic Studies Professor Rick Bonus headed into the fall of 2019 with an ambitious plan: to develop the textbook in Read more…

Thank You and Congratulations, Jared!

Jared Erlien has been working as a Student Admin for the Open Textbook Library (OTL) since summer 2018. To celebrate Jared’s graduation from the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, we asked him about his experiences working for the OTL and the insights his work in open education has brought him.

The Open Textbook Network (OTN) and the Midwestern Higher Education Compact (MHEC) are collaborating to offer a Senior Leaders’ Open Education Seminar

A first-of-its-kind opportunity for higher education institutional and system leaders to learn about Open Education and how they can support the implementation of Open Education on their campuses. On December 4, senior leaders from across the MHEC region will gather at the University of Minnesota for a day-long seminar focused Read more…