Articles

Lisa Petrides
March 23, 2010
Since Horace Mann introduced the common school in the early 19th century, the United States has been no stranger to big ideas in education. In the last century, the introduction of the GI Bill and the creation of community colleges expanded access to higher education and...

Thad Nodine and Cynthia Jimes

January 01, 2009
  Nodine, T., Jimes, C. (2009). The Governors Speak — 2009 A Report on the State-of-the-State Addressesof the Nation’s and U.S. Territories’ Governors. The National Governors Association Center for Best Practices. View Original
Nodine, T., Jimes, C. (2009). The Governors Speak — 2009 A Report on the State-of-the-State Addressesof the Nation’s and U.S. Territories’ Governors. The National Governors Association Center for Best Practices.Retrieved from http://www.nga.org/Files/pdf/GOVSPEAK0904.PDF        

The Institute for the Study of Knowledge Management in Education

September 01, 2008
 Curriki is a wiki-based website that enables users to create, remix, and share open educational resources. This case study seeks to understand the behaviors of Curriki users, and to identify ways to facilitate and support sustained user engagement. Through...

Thad Nodine

April 01, 2008
Nodine, T. (2008). The Governors Speak — 2008 A Report on the State-of-the-State Addresses of the Nation’s and U.S. Territories’ Governors. The National Governors Association Center for Best Practices.  View Original
Nodine, T. (2008). The Governors Speak — 2008 A Report on the State-of-the-State Addresses of the Nation’s and U.S. Territories’ Governors. The National Governors Association Center for Best Practices. Retrieved from http://www.nga.org/Files/pdf/GOVSPEAK0804.PDF        
Lisa A. Petrides
February 26, 2008
The concept of aggregating, sharing, and collaboratively enriching free educational materials over the Internet has been emerging over the past several years. The movement has been led by faculty members and content specialists who believe that making lesson plans, training...

The Institute for the Study of Knowledge Management in Education

February 01, 2008
To meet the needs of its rapidly growing student population, the government of Uganda has  adopted Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) as a central part of its strategy for  curriculum development and dissemination. The goals of the CurriculumNet...

The Institute for the Study of Knowledge Management in Education

February 01, 2008
Teacher's Domain is an online repository of multimedia open education resources launched by  WGBH in 2002. This case study examines the successes and challenges involved in developing an open  content model using public multimedia archives. Specifically, this case...

The Institute for the Study of Knowledge Management in Education

January 01, 2008
A large-scale initiative by the government of India to create "telecentres" in villages throughout  the country created a need for training materials to support hundreds of thousands of future telecentre  managers. The Mission 2007 Training Commons initiative was...

The Institute for the Study of Knowledge Management in Education

January 01, 2008
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The Institute for the Study of Knowledge Management in Education

January 01, 2008
A relatively recent global movement, the development of free-to-use open educational resources (OER) has generated a dynamic field of widespread interest and study regarding methods for creating and sustaining OER. To help foster a thriving OER movement with potential for...