[cc-community] School of Open launches with courses on CC

Jane Park janepark at creativecommons.org
Tue Mar 12 18:16:34 EDT 2013

Hi all, in case you haven't seen School of Open launched today, full
announcement at http://creativecommons.org/weblog/entry/37179.

Several courses focus specifically, and/or incorporate education about CC
licenses, including:

   - *Copyright 4 Educators
   * – Sign up <https://p2pu.org/en/courses/147/copyright-for-educators-us/>if
you’re an educator who wants to learn about US copyright law in the
   education context.
   - *Copyright 4 Educators
   * – Sign up <https://p2pu.org/en/courses/111/copyright-4-educators-aus/>if
you’re an educator who wants to learn about Australian copyright,
   statutory licenses and open educational resources (OER).
   - *Creative Commons for K-12
   * – Sign up<https://p2pu.org/en/courses/9/creative-commons-for-k-12-educators/>if
you’re a K-12 educator (anywhere in the world) who wants to learn how
   find and adapt free, useful resources for your classroom, and incorporate
   activities that teach your students digital world skills.
   - *Get a CC license. Put it on your
   * – This course is exactly what the title says: it will help you with
   the steps of getting a CC license and putting it on your work. It’s
   tailored to websites, although the same steps apply to most other works.
   - *Open Science: An
   * – This course is a collaborative learning environment meant to
   introduce the idea of Open Science to young scientists, academics, and
   makers of all kinds. Open Science is a tricky thing to define, but we’ve
   designed this course to share what we know about it, working as a community
   to make this open resource better.
   - *Open data for GLAMs
<https://p2pu.org/nl/groups/open-glam/>*(Galleries, Libraries,
Archives, Museums) – This course is for
   professionals in cultural institutions who are interested in opening up
   their data as open culture data. It will guide you through the different
   steps towards open data and provide you with extensive background
   information on how to handle copyright and other possible issues.
   - *Intro to Openness in
   * – This is an introductory course exploring the history and impacts of
   openness in education. The main goal of the course is to give you a broad
   but shallow grounding in the primary areas of work in the field of open

And more, at http://schoolofopen.org/.

Please forward to anyone you think would be interested in taking these
free, online courses! 4 are facilitated (noted at site) and are open for
sign-up through Sunday.


Jane Park
Project Manager <http://creativecommons.org/staff#janepark>
Creative Commons

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