21st Century Classroom: Online and Blended Learning Conference
April 12th, 2013
UMassOnline and the Roy J. Zuckerberg Endowed Chair, Jeanette E. Riley, co-sponsored a one-day conference designed to bring together faculty from across the UMass campuses to discuss how instructional technologies play a central role in the student learning experience. All UMass faculty and staff were invited to a free event featuring University of Massachusetts President Robert L. Caret and keynote speaker Cable Green, Director of Global Learning from Creative Commons.
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About the Speaker
Cable Green works with the global open education community to leverage open licensing, open educational resources, and open policies to significantly improve access to quality education and research resources so that everyone in the world can attain the education they desire. Cable has 15 years of academic technology, online learning, and open education experience in higher education and recently led a project to build and share a general education curriculum under the CC BY license. Cable holds a PhD in education psychology from Ohio State University.
The event was held on Friday, April 12th 2013 from 8:30am to 4:00pm at the Sheraton Four Points in Norwood, MA.