Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Project BudBurst

Be a citizen-scientist!

"Project BudBurst wants you to share your observations of phenophases such as first leaf, first flower, and first fruit of trees, shrubs, flowers, and grasses."

Monday, April 5, 2010

A bevy of open university courses

Open Yale Courses


CarnegieMellon Open Learning Initiatives

Thanks to Epicure68 for these links!


The description from the P2PU site is as follows:

The Peer 2 Peer University (P2PU) is an online community of open study groups for short university-level courses. Think of it as online book clubs for open educational resources. The P2PU helps you navigate the wealth of open education materials that are out there, creates small groups of motivated learners, and supports the design and facilitation of courses. Students and tutors get recognition for their work, and we are building pathways to formal credit as well.

Thanks to Epicure68 for this link!

Flatworld Knowledge

Flatworld Knowledge: Free textbooks online, and cheaper than regular textbooks if you print on demand. Can also download for lower price.

Thanks to Epicure68 for this link!