Una Daly

Director, CCCOER (outgoing)
Location: California, USA

Una Daly directs the Community College Consortium for Open Educational Resources (CCCOER), a division of the Open Education Global, and has been a leader in open education for over a decade. CCCOER has partnered most recently with the California Community Colleges’ Zero-Textbook-Cost Degree program and Achieving the Dream’s OER Degrees initiative to support grantees with professional development and community of practice support. Prior to that, she served as the OER Library Services Manager for the California Open Online Library (COOL4Ed), a repository of low-cost, peer-reviewed open textbooks for the top 50 college courses.

Prior to joining the Open Education Global, she was director of College Open Textbooks and the ePortfolio Coordinator at the California Virtual Campus and Foothill College where she taught in the Computer Technology Information Systems department. She holds a Masters Degree in Teaching and Learning with Technology from Santa Clara University and an @One Online Teaching Certificate. Her initial career was in the computer industry where she was a software engineer and manager at Apple, 3Com Corporation, and Motorola.

Una is a regular speaker at conferences and OER Summits focused on best practices for open education at community colleges. Her interests have focused on how open education can remove barriers to college success for underserved students and inspire faculty to redesign their courses to be accessible, engaging, and relevant for all students.




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