Chloe Varelidi from P2PU jammed with participants to generate “learning challenges”, a new game-driven approach for asynchronous online learning. The School of Webcraft launched a beta of its learning challenges, including missions like “Hunting HTML in the World Around You” and “Writing HTML by Hand“. You can earn badges and mentor newbies as well. Learn more.
When it comes to our professional and personal lives, we run into unforeseen barriers due to closed standards, tools, or practices. These kinds of barriers exist all over, but not everyone knows about the “open” systems that exist in parallel, free for anyone to take advantage of to help improve their current situation. To make “open” truly relevant to the Average Joe, Jane Park from Creative Commons led a design challenge to charter a School of Open, which will be hosted on the peer-learning platform, P2PU. Learn more and help expand the curriculum.