Nik Peachey: UNESCO Free Educational Resources for Teachers

Nik Peachey
Nik Peachey

Some very big files to download but seems very useful. Available in DVD and USB forms.

Directory of Free Educational Resources for Teachers

“Directory of Free Educational Resources for Teachers: Classroom Productivity” is a collection of free quality software which is ready to be installed directly onto your computer.  It includes a collated set of freely available productivity tools, such as content authoring software, mind-mapping software, graphic editors, office suite among many others

Download links below the fold.

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Jean Lievens: What if…public libraries could anchor a platform cooperative?

Jean Lievens
Jean Lievens

What if…public libraries could anchor a platform cooperative?

Supporting the disrupted going forward….

We recently published our submission to the Libraries Taskforce consultation about its draft strategy – Libraries Deliver: An Ambition for Public Libraries in England 2016-21. Today, we want to say a bit more about our having called upon the Taskforce to explore the opportunities for public libraries that could flow from the growth of the ‘sharing economy’ and, in particular, moves to establish Platform Cooperatives.