The following post was created in collaboration with members of the CC China Mainland Affiliate team and the School of Open community. Below is a description of the 2nd CC China Mainland open educational resources (OER) summer camp (30th June to 8th July 2014) for the children of Luxi Island, a remote island off the coast of China.
Why did we http://schoolofopen.p2pu.org/the-2nd-oer-summer-camp-on-luxi-island-of-cc-china-mainland/”>Countinue reading »
Are you curious about what it means to research openly and what benefits it could have? Interested in how you can be open and ethical when conducting research? Wondering how openness could help raise the profile of your research? Thinking about the benefits of sharing reflections on your research?
The award-winning, Hewlett Foundation-funded OER Research http://schoolofopen.p2pu.org/join-our-open-research-course-learn-how-to-conduct-research-openly-and-ethically/”>Countinue reading »
We currently offer 15 stand-alone courses open for you to take at any time, any place. Some take a half-hour to complete; others take a bit longer. All are free! Now’s your chance to take one (or another one) and give us your feedback through a short Countinue reading »
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After months of discussions, deliberations and planning between CC staff, African http://schoolofopen.p2pu.org/school-of-open-africa-to-launch-in-september/”>Countinue reading »
Project 365 #303: 301009 Blink And You’ll Miss It! / Pete / CC BY
What is openness? What are the different kinds of openness? Why engage in open activities, and what potential problems or obstacles might there be to doing so? These are some of http://schoolofopen.p2pu.org/whyopen2014/”>Countinue reading »
Code4CT girls with cc4kids certificates / Kelsey Wiens / CC BY
#Code4CT is a three-week training program from Innovate South Africa with twenty-four grade 10 and 11 girls from http://schoolofopen.p2pu.org/school-of-opens-cc4kids-at-the-code4ct-maker-party/”>Countinue reading »
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We’re delighted to host a free “Wikipedia Barn Raising” event on Saturday July 19th, from 11 a.m. http://schoolofopen.p2pu.org/youre-invited-wikipedia-barn-raising-event-on-saturday-july-19th/”>Countinue reading »
Since our last comprehensive update, the School of Open has been creating new courses, planning continent-wide launches, conducting research, and making itself over.
New Web Space
We have a new web space! Previously, communications about our major projects have been scattered throughout the Countinue reading »