"OER are teaching, learning, and research resources that reside in the public domain or have been released under an intellectual property license that permits their free use and re-purposing by others. Open educational resources include full courses, course materials, modules, textbooks, streaming videos, tests, software, and any other tools, materials, or techniques used to support access to knowledge."
- definition from The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
The Michigan OER Summit is held annually to provide an opportuniy for learning and sharing among OER practitioners from K-12, community colleges, and four-year universities and colleges, both public and private.
The 2021 Summit was held virtually on August 10 & 11, 2021.