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The following are links to a range of selected sites devoted to innovative 'Open' Education & Training resources:
  • Academic Earth - Founded with the goal of giving everyone on earth access to a world-class education.
  • Coursera - An online platform where anyone, anywhere can learn and earn credentials from some of the world’s top universities.
  • Creative Commons - Helping to legally share knowledge and creativity to build a more equitable, accessible, and innovative world.
  • OpenStax  - Contains educational materials at all levels, organized in small modules that can be connected into larger courses.
  • COSI 'Open' Education Software - Another key starting point for investigating innovative 'open' education & training software solutions.
  • edX - An online learning site or MOOC, offering high-quality courses from the world’s best universities and institutions to learners everywhere
  • Khan Academy - An online school providing a free world-class education for anyone anywhere.
  • KnowItAll.org - South Carolina's free education web portal to interactive K-12 websites for students, teachers, and parents.
  • Linux Professional Institute - Advocating, training, & certifying individuals in the professional use of Linux and Open Source software.
  • Open Education Database (OEDb) - A comprehensive collection of free online business courses offered by colleges.
  • Open Education Resources Commons - The worldwide OER movement is rooted in the human right to access high-quality education.
  • EduCause - News, reports and information published by EduCause about open source education & training solutions.
  • Sakai  - An open source software suite for education, research and related scholarly activities.
  • Udacity - Offering free online college courses leading to certification in key professions or subject areas.
  • Udemy - A global marketplace to low-cost online learning and teaching courses.
  • VirtualSC - A free state-sponsored online education program serving students in grades 7-12 and Adult Education Programs.
* Check out the Open Education & Training Video Playlist on YouTube

American Public University System ‎(APUS)‎

South Carolina Learning Games - Learn about South Carolina and its history using interactive learning games.

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