[Open-education] Open Knowledge Community Session: What has open data got to do with education?

Marieke Guy marieke.guy at okfn.org
Tue Jun 10 10:05:27 UTC 2014

We're very pleased to announce that we will be running an Open Knowledge 
Community Session <http://wiki.okfn.org/Community_Sessions> entitled 
What has open data got to do with education 

The session will take place on *June 26, 2014: 08:00 EDT/12:00 UTC/13:00 
BST/14:00 CEST* in Google Hangouts [link for session 
It will be facilitated by Heather Leson (community builder at Open 
Knowledge) with talks from:

  * Marieke Guy (Open Education Working Group, LinkedUp Project)
  * Otavio Ritter (Open education data researcher, Getulio Vargas
    Foundation, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil). Otavio will be sharing his
    findings from work on paper involving a comparative analysis of
    school open data in England and Brazil and the availability
    (transparency) of government information related to
    primary/secondary education area.

There will also be plenty of time for furthering the excellent recent 
discussion that has taken place on the Open Education mailing list 
around the value of open data to open education (details 

We hope to see you there!!


Marieke Guy
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