MAN is a network of partnerships between African and US educational institutions affiliated with the Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching (MERLOT) and leading global eLearning providers with educational programs targeting Sub-Saharan Africa.
MAN's goal is to facilitate communities of eLearning expertise and capacity building for open education, scholarship, and development in Africa. The organization has the following five strategic Objectives:
MERLOT is a free and open online community of resources designed primarily for faculty, staff and students of higher education from around the world to share their learning materials and pedagogy. MERLOT is a leading edge, user-centered, collection of peer reviewed higher education, online learning materials, catalogued by registered members and a set of faculty development support services.
MERLOT's strategic goal is to improve the effectiveness of teaching and learning by increasing the quantity and quality of peer reviewed online learning materials that can be easily incorporated into faculty designed courses.
Click on the country name and find the list of people who are MERLOT members in that country. In March 2013, there were over 1,000 MERLOT members in Africa, with members living in over 80% of the African Countries.
Individuals can join the MERLOT Africa Network for Free - complete the online registration form and immediately use MERLOT's open digital library and services.
Institutions can Join the MERLOT Africa Network and develop plans for using MERLOT to help you achieve the goals of your organization. Contact Moustapha Diack, MAN Director.
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MERLOT partnered with OER Africa help make African authored content discoverable through all the MERLOT services, including learning management system integrations. Browse the OER Africa collection.