4C Initiative: Seminar 3

4c

Content. Capability.

Connect. Collaborate.

The 4C Initiative is a series of projects aimed at increasing digital content capacity for education on a global scale. By providing educators and learners with the skills to discover, use, create and share content with others in the learning community worldwide, 4C Initiative believes it can:

  • Encourage collaboration within the global education  community
  • Build digital content publishing capacity
  • Advances use of technology and the opportunity of learning through technology
  • Encourage the use of the Internet to discover and use learning resources for educational outcomes.

The ITL Festival are delighted to join up with the 4C Initiative to share some invital resources to our viewers. Finding Educational resources online can be challenging for teachers but with these videos and resources, 4C have made it simple! Special thanks to Neil Bruton of 4CInitative for his help.

The next talk available deals with the topic of open source software and is given by Mel Mcintyre. Mel McIntyre is founder and Managing Director of OpenApp, a Dublin based IT service company with particular interest in open source software technologies. Mel has many years experience in the IT industry at Amdahl Corporation and Rise Technology and contributes to the open source and open standards debate through OpenForum Europe where he is a Non Executive Director.

To stream or download these files simply click on the links below. All of our free 4C Initiative resources will be also available as they come online on the ‘free resources’ tab above.

Session 3: Open Source Software for Education (Mel McIntyre) Streaming Link

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