Articles tagged with open edu

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Lobbying for open source and Linux in schools

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How to teach educators how to use open source in the classroom.Read more

A guide to free and open source education

Nearly every week, if not every day, there are more and more open source and open educational resources available and accessible to us. It's...Read more

MOOCs trend towards open enrollment, not licensing

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MOOCs—or Massive Open Online Courses —have been getting a lot of attention lately. Just in the last year or so there’s been immense interest in the...Read more

Open source creates a more compassionate global education

Open source creates a more compassionate global education
Rock legend Roger Waters, of Pink Floyd fame has asked many interesting questions (in song). This one (posted on his website ) might be one you don’t...Read more

OER Commons a step forward, but needs improvement

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Teachers and students have a new portal to find open educational resources: OER Commons . It is the first comprehensive open learning network where...Read more

Musings of a dark overlord: Leveraging 21st-century education with open source

Leveraging 21st-century education with open source
When I first went to the dark side, I lamented that I was trading my noble teaching role for that of a dark overlord administrator. Much of the time...Read more

Open*Education: 2011 in review

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There is something about a new year that always seems so promising and energizing. It doesn’t seem like too long ago we were saying thank heavens for...Read more

Five questions with Steve Midgely

In the early fall of 2010, Greg DeKoenigsberg suggested that we might do a five-questions-style interview with Steve Midgley ( bio ) in the...Read more