Open Education Europa highlights of the month #yam

Open Education Europa
Open Education Challenge winners announced

Open Education Europa’s highlight of the month

The Open Education Challenge set out to identify and support the most innovative education startups in Europe and beyond. From a pool of over 600 applicants, a long selection process brought 18 teams to Barcelona for an exciting pitch competition. The OEC Jury, chaired by Lord David Puttnam, has announced the nine winning teams.Read More

eLearning Papers
eLearning Papers

Issue 39. Learning in Cyber-Physical Worlds
The idea of convergence betweencyber and physical worlds is entering the public consciousness. The latest issue of the eLearning Papers is about the manifestation of this phenomenon in the field of education. Read More

Highlighted News
Creative Commons Report

Creative Commons recently published its annual report, “The Future is Open.” In addition to information about the organization’s activities, such as the latest 4.0 licenses, the report is also rich with examples of how open licenses are being used worldwides. Read more

Highlighted Blog
Interview-with-Xavier-Prats-Monne

Xavier Prats Monné, Deputy-Director General for Education and Culture, speaks about the European Commission’s priorities in educationand the need for better cooperation between the public and private sectors.Read More

MOOCs Scoreboard
MOOCs Scoreboard

Make the most of the summer by treating your brain to some fresh new knowledge!Twelve European MOOCs start in August, on such diverse topics as photography and vehicle dynamics.Read More

Highlighted MOOC
Study skills for international students

18 August – 15 September, 2014
Just in time for the new school year, this MOOC on ‘Study skills for international students’ covers the most important skills you need to do well at university. Read More

Highlighted Project
AEMA Project

Adult Education Made Accessible (AEMA) is a new network, spanning 11 European countries, dedicated toensuring equal access to education.Their work includes developing a quality framework for accessibility issues. Read More

Most Retweeted
Xavier Prats Monné speaks about the #@EU_Commission‘s priorities in #educationand the role of#entrepreneurship http://ow.ly/zKlAV
Tweets
RT @Primary_Ed: Continue to innovate in your classroom #edchat  #education#edtechpic.twitter.com/FarKAUgrD6 
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Highlighted Event
OER14

12-14 September, 2014

Wikimedia Germany will host the second Conference on Open Educational Resources (#OERde14), mixing curated material and barcamp. The discussion topics range from socio-political concerns to practical tips and tricks.Read More

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