Teresa joined the OU in August 2006 as an Open Educational Resources Lecturer on OpenLearn and currently is a Project Officer for the EU best practice project ICOPER in the Knowledge Media Institute (KMi). Prior to her roles within the OU she was a Lecturer in GIS as well as an Educational Technology Leader in the Faculty of Science at Kingston University.
Her project focuses on the design of an OER for inclusion into a PG Cert type course. It will comprise of a general introduction to the creation and use of open content as well as acting as an “index” to the existing OpenLearn OER units related to this area. The OER unit will be bespoke for the HE academic practitioner community.