The team and supporters

#101openstories team

zaano2jq_400x400Chrissi Nerantzi, @chrissinerantzi, United Kingdom, Europe
Academic developer in the Centre for Centre for Excellence in Learning and Teaching at Manchester Metropolitan University, also PhD student in open academic development. Created cross-boundary collaborative open learning framework. GO-GN member. From Greece, born in Germany, living in the UK 😉

z4bktujl_400x400Penny Bentley, @penpln, Australia, Australia
Full-time, distance education PhD candidate, University of Southern Queensland, Australia. My research focus is Australian teachers’ experiences of open education for professional learning, in the context of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education. GO-GN member living in Victoria, Australia.

515e0d7cadc2b98bea454325a82ad106_400x400Judith Pete, @judyphalet, Kenya, Africa

Judidh is a GO-GN member living in Kenya.

6d710064924bd3747e589033c806e8c3_400x400Jenni Hayman, @jennihayman, Canada, North America

Open practitioner-researcher, advocate for OEP and OER. Learner. Proud member of . Love my communities one and all.

vrv1aflv_400x400Viviane Vladimirschi, @vvladi, Brazil, South America
M.Ed. in Distance Education. Educational consultant, trainer, and instructional designer. PhD student at Athabasca University. Her research is focused on learning design guidelines for OER uptake and implementation in Brazilian K-12 public schools. GO-GN member living in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

cd6um81c_400x400Sujata Santosh, @ssujta, India, Asia

Sujata is a GO-GN member living in India.

Artist Elizabeth Walshaw (@maybeelizabeth) created the #101openstories logo. Her portfolio can be accessed at

#101openstories supporters


The Open Education Working Group has been established to bring together people and groups interested in open education. Its goal is to initiate global cross-sector and cross-domain activity that encompasses the various facets of open education.

We would like to thank them for promoting #101openstories and providing a platform to share the collection of open stories via an open book publication.

If you coopen stories vector FINAL bluentributed a story and/or would like to promote #101openstories via your website, please consider embedding the #101openstories logo onto your website and link back to us.

Would you be willing to support this non-funded project in any capacity? Please get in touch with the team. Thank you in advance for considering this.