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Open Data as Open Educational Resources

Book edited by Javiera Atenas and Leo Havemann: “… is the outcome of a collective effort that has its origins in the 5th Open Knowledge Open Education Working Group call, in which the idea of using Open Data in schools … Continue reading

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Mainstreaming Open Educational Practice – Recommendations for Policy

Open Educational Resources, and open education more generally, is considered to have huge potential to increase participation and educational opportunities at large and to promote widening participation and lifelong learning. At the same time the past decade has shown that … Continue reading

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Open Educational Resources (OER) in Higher Education

This article aims to share experience from a Swedish project on the introduction and implementation of Open Educational Resources (OER) in higher education with both national and international perspectives. The project, OER – resources for learning, was part of the … Continue reading

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Testing the Feasibility of OER-Course Certification

The OERtest project is a two year (Oct. 2010 – Sep. 2012) project funded by the Lifelong Learning Programme of European Commision. Its aim is to support the mainstreaming of OERs within Higher Education and to test the feasibility of … Continue reading

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Dramatically Bringing Down the Cost of Education with OER

We are in the midst of a revolution in education. For the first time in human history we have the tools to enable everyone to attain all the education they desire. And best of all this education is available at … Continue reading

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E-Learning Generations

The theme I would like to explore today concerns the growth and development of our idea of online learning, or as it is sometimes called, e-learning. What I would like to do is to describe a series of ‘generations’ of … Continue reading

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Public Support for Free Learning: A Policy Framework

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Cómo crear tu propia Khan Academy

Salman Khan es el fundador de la Khan Academy, una organización educativa sin ánimo de lucro. En su página web puedes encontrar gratuitamente una colección de más de 2.700 microlecciones a través de videos tutoriales hospedados en YouTube. Khan Academy, … Continue reading

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Open Educational Resources in Brazil: State-of-the-Art, Challenges and Prospects for Development and Innovation

The book “Open Educational Resources in Brazil: State-of-the-Art, Challenges and Prospects for Development and Innovation”, by Andreia Inamorato dos Santos, has been out of print. This is the second IITE publication within the series of case studies summarizing best practices … Continue reading

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What are the Key Challenges for the OER Movement?

The OLNet project is assembling a list of the key challenges facing to Open Educational Resources. They ask the question, “What are the Key Challenges for the OER Movement?” in their blog. This is my response. I think that the … Continue reading

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