Guest Editorial | By Rory McGreal (Professor)
OER and Canadian copyright: Essential Facts
As the UNESCO/Commonwealth of Learning Chairholder in Open Educational Resources, I have been involved with Open Educational Resources for many years and within an international context. For K-12 educators, understanding copyright can be a bit intimidating but once you know some essential facts, OER becomes more inviting.
So – to help with this endeavour here are some essential facts on copyright and educational publishing in Canada: