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How is Open Education Going to Change Education September 22, 2013

Filed under: Personal — S. Michele Holmes @ 9:00 pm

Here is a great article about a viable alternative to traditional education.

Inside the classroom, outside the box!

“Never believe that a few caring people can’t change the world. For, indeed, that’s all who ever have.”
By Margaret Mead

Open Education is open free global educational content, available to anyone, anywhere at anytime. The internet has allowed us to gain access to content and devices, such as smartphones and tablets, have allowed us to do this quickly. Check out this video to see why open education is changing the world?

If we don’t change our schools, soon parents are not going to force their children to go to school. They will home school them or send them to open education ‘schools’. Where the student are in charge of their learning and goals.  Think I am wrong, look how many students are successful and they did not go to college. Many students attend a massive open online course (MOOC) to learn skills they are interested in. One of the things I am starting to become…

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