OER2011 Rapid Fire: Karien Bezuidenhout, Chief Operating Officer, Shuttleworth Foundation
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30 March 2011
Described the way in which the model of open software is crossing over to the production of learning and teaching materials. Started by releasing open textbooks for South African schools. This needs to scale up and so Mark Shuttleworth was one of those behind the Cape Town Declaration on OER.
But need to show teachers how to participate and join in - make gains clear.