Here’s a great online seminar for you to join if you have the time on Tuesday 17th June from 10.00am – 11.00am (NZ time). Details on the DEANZ blog.
About the Session: Wikipedia is unquestionably the most significant social phenomenon of our time. In May 2006, the Commonwealth of Learning established Wikieducator — a Commonwealth sponsored project leveraging the power of distributed production systems for developing Open Education Resources (OERs). In this session Wayne will reflect on COL’s experiences to date and assess the success of the project in turning the digital divide into digital dividends. As ODL practitioners, a key question comes to mind: Does the project suggest the reincarnation of distance education or a new innovation?