What is this open thing anyway?
Patrick McAndrew talking at CALRG 09
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18 May 2009
What does ‘openness’mean to the OU?
“Perry told his newstaff to design the teaching system to suit an individual working in alighthouse off the coast of Scotland”
OPEN = contained,controlled and costs AND available accessible all inclusive and supported
Digital divide isstill out there but its not for us to solve…
OpenLearn – gone openwith our learning materials and have learnt a lot about what people like aboutthis
Shift to OpenEducational Resources – OER and associated designs
Olnet.org is a newinitiative trying to take this forward
Openness is acombination of ‘learn’/’share’/’communicate’ or openness can drive theconnections between these
OPEN unlimited, freed,free AND available, accessible, connected, empowered