Tag Archives: Creative-Commons

OER and the Future of Knewton

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1043) Jose Ferriera, the CEO of Knewton, recently published a piece on edSurge arguing that scaling OER cannot “break the textbook industry” because, according to him, it has low production values, no instructional design, and is … Continue reading

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Villanova Distance Learning Task Force: A case study in missing attribution

By Phil HillMore Posts (358) While doing research for a blog post about 2U filing for an IPO, I ran across a presentation given last year by the Villanova University Distance Learning Task Force for a Faculty Forum. In this … Continue reading

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Boundless Is Totally #Winning

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1043) I was contacted by Boundless CEO Ariel Diaz regarding a concern he had with my blog post about the lawsuit outcome. This was not entirely surprising, and I was curious to see which aspects of … Continue reading

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Textbook Publishers and OERs

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1043) Not too long ago, The Chronicle ran an piece called “Publishers Criticize Federal Investment in Open Educational Resources.” The meat of the article was some quotes of textbook company executives on a panel at an … Continue reading

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What I'd Like to See Next in iTunes University

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1043) Update: Although you can’t copy and paste the podcatching URL from the iTunes client, it is apparently possible to expose the podcatching URL from the administration interface. I have no direct information about why this … Continue reading

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