skickat meddelande: I learned a lot from this article about the whole picture of OER, the idea proposed at the end resonates well with this OER P2PU class. :) The Role of Open Educational Resources in Personal Learning (by Downes) http://halfanhour.blogspot.com/2011/11/role-of-open-educational-resources-in.html Thanks.
skickat meddelande: In Victory for Open-Education Movement, Blackboard Embraces Sharing from : http://www.downes.ca/cgi-bin/page.cgi?post=56484 Two comments: it's about time, and welcome to the party. Blackboard has "announced plans to add a 'Share' button that will let professors make those learning materials free and open online." What's significant is that institutions will be able to share access without cost to themselves. "In the old contract, colleges could have been charged extra for every additional person who viewed course materials placed on the Blackboard software platform... [now] any outsiders who are invited to look in will not bring extra charges to a college....