What Makes an Open Education Program Sustainable ?

  title={What Makes an Open Education Program Sustainable ?},
  author={Paul M. Dholakia and Rice Connexions},
  • Paul M. Dholakia, Rice Connexions
  • Published 2006
Over the last three years or so, Open Education Programs (OEPs) have exploded in popularity. At the present time, OEPs take many different forms. Some universities are implementing OEPs that provide open access to educational content such as courses generated by their faculty, scholars, and students. MIT’s OpenCourseWare is perhaps the prototypical example of this type of OEP. Others such as the Sakai project, are concerned with providing an open software platform to facilitate collaborative… CONTINUE READING