Dr. Richard Baraniuk of Rice University is speaking at the Canadian Learning Commons Conference, Friday June 12 from 9:00 to 10:30 in the Neatby Timlin Theatre (Arts 241).
His presentationtation on “Open Access Learning” is open to conference attendees as well as anyone from the University community. Richard is the founder of Connexions, a free, open-source, global clearinghouse of course materials. His vision is to create a fee global online education system that puts the power of creation and collaboration in the hands of teachers worldwide.
Everyone is welcome for the keynote lecture – but please note that conference attendees will have an extended program and will need to register in advance. More details about the Canadian Learning Commons Conferece are available at http://CLCC2009.usask.ca