Events

2020

Sep
24

Reducing Equity Gaps and Creating Resilience with Open Educational Resources

Join the Midwestern Higher Education Compact as they host the Community College Consortium for Open Educational Resources (CCCOER) to hear how higher education institutions can work together on open education policy, professionalism, stewardship, and sustainability across regional and state boundaries to find solutions to common challenges.

Sep
29

Comprehensive Learner Records Advisory Group

This advisory group is one of several activities related to digital credentialing, e-Transcripting, and comprehensive learner records (CLR) in which MHEC is engaged.

Oct
1

Midwest States Tackle Broadband

Join the Midwestern Higher Education Compact to learn how various Midwest states and cities are addressing the broadband needs in their communities with innovation. Our speakers will share a variety of solutions: addressing the needs via legislation, through community outreach and partnerships, and through using data to drive partnerships to support those with the greatest needs.

Oct
8

SkillsCommons: Free and Open Online Library of CTE Instructional Materials and Program Support Resources

This webinar will demonstrate how you can easily search, find, and download instructional materials as well as program outreach, student advising materials, program evaluation materials and more support resources. Showcasing how SkillsCommons can create customize portals and repositories to support regional needs will be included as well as how the online resources can support teaching “hands-on” skills and knowledge during the current COVID pandemic.

Oct
29

5 Books in 4 Years – How Do We Do It?!

Creating any open educational resource (OER) can be daunting, but five books in four years? That’s ambitious! The first book produced by Open RN, "Nursing Pharmacology," was released in June 2020 – one year after the work began. In this conversational webinar with colleagues from the Open Resources for Nursing Grant Project will discuss the development process they used to create the nursing OER textbooks for the Open RN project, and plenty of time will be provided for Q & A.

Nov
9-10

Annual Commission Meeting

Commissioners will meet virtually. Times are not confirmed so please hold both days until the schedule can be confirmed.

2021

Mar
4-5

23rd Annual Loss Control Workshop

Whether your institution is a new member, prospective member, or has participated in the Master Property Program since its inception, we hope you will find the 23rd Annual Loss Control Workshop a valuable opportunity for professional development and networking with peers.

Jun
7-8

Executive Committee Meeting

Des Moines, IA - More information coming soon.

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MHEC-Katie Chock

Katie Chock

Meeting and Event Manager
Communications & Operations