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10 Open Education Resources You May Not Know About (But Should)

10 Open Education Resources You May Not Know About (But Should)

| May 5, 2011 | 97 Comments

This week, the OCW Consortium is holding its annual meeting, celebrating 10 years of OpenCourseWare. The movement to make university-level content freely and openly available online began a decade ago, when the faculty at MIT agreed to put the materials from all 2,000 of the university’s courses on the Web. With that gesture, MIT OpenCourseWare […]

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10 Ways OpenCourseWare Has Freed Education

10 Ways OpenCourseWare Has Freed Education

| April 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

Flickr:CriCristina This month marks the tenth anniversary of MIT OpenCourseWare, the university’s initiative to provide free and open access to its core academic content — the syllabi, lecture notes, problem sets and solutions, exams, reading lists, and event video lectures from over 2000 MIT course. The decision by the MIT faculty in 2001 to allow […]

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