Reasons to use Open Educational Resources

October 28, 2018

Open education is an attitude, a practice, and a method of teaching that inspires inquiry, equal access to course materials, and sharing lessons and materials with the wider community. At the center of open education is the belief that education is strengthened when shared openly. Open education relies on open educational resources (OER) and open licensing.

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Simformer

SIMFORMER is based on an internally developed multi-user business ecosystem Simformer Business Simulation (SBS). It is one of the largest business simulations in the world that simulates typical business processes, functions, as well as macro factors. To date, there are approximately 1.5 million registered users worldwide. SIMFORMER’s customer care, marketing, ICT, and business development teams are located in Mount Kisco, New York, Vilnius, Lithuania, and Moscow, Russia.

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