Posts Tagged with: OER

February 6th, 2014

There are now over 50,000 collections shared on Gooru. While this is without a doubt a tremendous boon for educators, it begs the question: how is a teacher to know which collections are worth using? To help teachers discover the best collections, we’ve launched a new feature: teacher comments. Now you can show your love for fantastic collections or explain how you’ve used a collection in their classroom. It’s another step towards making it simple…   Read…

December 28th, 2012

The Silverback Team In this US News & World Report article Silverback Learning Solutions CEO, Dr. Jim Lewis, talks trends in education for 2013. “The wealth of free digital tools available to instructors and students—from massive open online courses (MOOCs) to instructional videos from TEDed and online lessons from the Khan Academy—will help blended learning take root in 2013.” Interested in where education is heading as we greet the New Year? Read on – http://bit.ly/UGtJHW.