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The OER university: pushing – and pulling – the boundaries in Higher Education

March 29, 2012


The Beyond Distance Research Alliance’s Follow the Sun 2012 festival, hosted in collaboration with USQ in Australia and Athabasca University in Canada, has been really fascinating. It’s a 48-hour non-stop conference, taking place across three time zones, and access is open and free. If you missed it, you can access the recordings from the website […]

Rich sharing at Open Education Week webinars

March 7, 2012


The Open Education Week webinars that we hosted yesterday and today (event details in my earlier post) were absolutely bursting with exciting thoughts and interesting exchanges of ideas. I’m going to try to capture a highlight from each of the nine presentations in one sentence below: Grainne Conole (link to slides) spoke about linking research […]