Open educational resource – new funding available

JISC have announced a major funding initiative to encourage the development of educational resources for open use (see http://www.jisc.ac.uk/fundingopportunities/funding_calls/2008/12/grant1408.aspx). There are individual awards for 20k and an institutional award. If you are interested in this please contact sue.fenley@oucs.ox.ac.uk

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Teaching with Sakai (the new Weblearn!) Award

Sakai is an open-source VLE that is forming the base for Weblearn 2.0 (currently available as a beta). At Oxford we have taken the existing code underlying Weblearn 1.0 and developed it by merging it with Sakai. Thus joining an … Continue reading

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News on software

People may be interested to know that there is a regular bulletin giving the latest information on University software deals at: http://www.oucs.ox.ac.uk/sls/newsletters/newsh2009.xml

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