open education

Five stars for Top 5 articles of the week
In this week's Top 5, our best articles of the week are about a new Blender short film, alternatives to Minecraft, back to school with open source, impostor syndrome, and teaching student sys admins.
0 comments Posted 4 Sep 2015 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
Mozilla's Emma Irwin talks about the work she does for Mozilla's Participation Team and the broader Mozilla Project.
0 comments Posted 8 Jul 2015 by Benjamin Kerensa Feed
Open Source in Education chalkboard
Teachers learn how to create curriculum courses through a sprint. The sprint was supported by a National Science Foundation (NSF)-funded project to investigate the potential for student learning from a professional open source community (called "vertical teaming").
0 comments Posted 24 Jun 2015 by Gina Likins (Red Hat) Feed
A classroom discussion of Raspberry Pi
The Raspberry Pi Foundation's Ben Nuttall explains how his organization collaborated with the Raspberry Pi community to create new learning materials for educators.
0 comments Posted 8 Jun 2015 by Ben Nuttall Feed
Firefox developer edition blue logo modified by Jen Wike Huger via Creative Commons license
Find out how Mozilla utilizes open education resources (OERs) to improve and increase participation in their communities.
2 comments Posted 26 Mar 2015 by Emma Irwin Feed
I learned about David Lippman from an article on TeamOpen and realized I needed to talk to him more about his work in open education and open source. David is a professor at Pierce College and has saved students a million dollars with his shared textbooks. He also built IMathAS, a free, open source... Read more
2 comments Posted 23 Mar 2015 by Nicole C. Engard Feed
Robots for Good is a project with roots in 3D printing, open source, and education. In this interview with Richard Hulskes, co-­founder of Wevolver, he tells me what Wevolver is up to at the moment, which includes collaborating with the e-NABLE project, a group of makers creating open design files... Read more
0 comments Posted 19 Mar 2015 by Don Watkins Feed
Colleges and universities are looking beyond current textbook options to find bigger savings for students. The result is a dramatic shift toward open educational resources.
1 comment Posted 16 Mar 2015 by Maria Millard Feed
Open Education Week (OEW) is an annual, global event and will take place this year from March 9-13, 2015. The event aims to raise awareness and celebrate achievements of the global Open Education Movement.
0 comments Posted 9 Mar 2015 by Igor Lesko Feed
The new multimedia library draws on the extensive collection of animations and illustrations developed for didactic and procedural videos created for the OP clinician community site.
0 comments Posted 5 Feb 2015 by Steve Carson Feed

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