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“We the Coders”: White House commits open source code on Github – O’Reilly Radar Tumblr

“…we’re launching a new online tool — called “We the People” — to allow Americans to directly petition the White House, and we’ll share that technology so any government in the world can enable its citizens to do the same.” — President Barack Obama, September 20, 2011

“We the Coders”: White House commits open source code on Github – O’Reilly Radar Tumblr.

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OER Commons

Here is an interesting initiative in American education:

Open Educational Resources (OER) are teaching and learning materials, like textbooks, courses, study guides, lectures and illustrations, in digital or print, that are available in the public domain or have been released under a license that permits their free use and re-purposing by others.

OER Commons.

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