Free and open source education materials for children and teens
I am a community moderator for opensource.com as well as a mother, a librarian, and a former public school teacher. When I began writing for this site over two years ago, it was due to my son's education and how both private and public schools were largely neglecting digital technology, global citizenship, and digital literacy.What I have discovered since exploring open source materials for children and teens is astonishing. The amount of open source materials is simply breathtaking. Every…
Open Courseware Infographic - e-Learning Infographics
The Open Courseware Infographic presents the important points around open courseware.
Open by default?
How can we make the most of open practices in research, education and skills? The third in a series of reports to emerge from our horizon scanning project. Executive summaryResearch data and publications, learning and teaching materials and software are all increasingly 'open', but what does this really mean, and where could it lead?This report looks at the opportunities that
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“Ingredients of #openpedagoogy from @karencang at #ATDTeachingandLearning: community, connection to a wider public, learners contributing, student agency, critical thinking #OER #OEP #OKP @AchieveTheDream”
Open Access Education and ‘south-south’ cooperation
Recently there has been increasing interest in the benefits obtained from free knowledge provided through open access initiatives. In the last decade a number of relevant initiatives have be…