McAndrew, Patrick; Scanlon, Eileen and Clow, Doug
An Open Future for Higher Education.
Educause Quarterly, 33(1)
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As the world becomes more open, universities have the opportunity to embrace openness in how they carry out their operations, teaching, and research.
Open educational resources can provide the catalyst for different forms of learning, linking formal and informal aspects and splitting up the functions of content, support, assessment, and accreditation.
Models from research suggest that an open approach is likely to encourage the crossing of boundaries between inside and outside the classroom, games and tools for learning, and the amateur and the expert.
A new attitude toward research and scholarship is needed to work with the data of openness and to use it as an approach to gather evidence, share thoughts, and disseminate results.
||2010 The Authors
|Project Funding Details:
|Funded Project Name||Project ID||Funding Body|
|Not Set||Not Set||The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation|
|Technology Enhanced Learning programme||Not Set||ESRC (Economic and Social Research Council)|
|Not Set||Not Set||EU 7th Framework Programme|
|Not Set||Not Set||Big Lottery Fund|
|Technology Enhanced Learning programme||Not Set||EPSRC (Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council)|
||Institute of Educational Technology
|Interdisciplinary Research Centre:
||Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
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