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ED MAP: The End of Textbooks June 26, 2013 12:53 pm

ED MAP: The End of Textbooks

Hats off to Ariel Diaz and Boundless for his insightful analysis here on Educelerate and for his
company’s efforts to provide low cost digital textbooks. As a company, ED MAP has been in the
textbook distribution industry for over a decade.

Creative Commons: an Educational Primer May 11, 2011 8:00 am

Creative Commons: an Educational Primer

Over the past few weeks, I have been posting (here, here, and here)  regarding copyright and the need for educators and students to learn more about creative commons licensed material. However, many have asked: “What IS creative commons licensing anyway?  Can’t students just provide attribution, like in standard research papers… why seek out creative commons licensed work? What is the difference?” While the internet has opened amazing avenues for education and research, as well as providing an overall shared cultural experience, […]