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Chapter 11: Integrating ICT for Innovative Educational Solutions in Oman: Leveraging OER Policy to Enhance Teaching and Learning


A book chapter by Maimoona Al Abri and Saif Hamed Hilal Al Busaidi

in Open Educational Resources: Policy, Costs and Transformation Editors: Fengchun Miao, Sanjaya Mishra and Rory McGreal

Omani government has decided to leverage the capabilities and affordances of information and communication technology (ICT) to help improve technology literacy and bring innovative practices in teaching and learning. Among all the ICT in education initiatives, the Open Educational Resources (OER) policy was developed in 2013 with a vision “to achieve high quality learning for all Omani citizens and to build a dynamic and sustainable knowledge society.”