Academic Sprint
  • Changemaker Education

    Hidden away in a snow-laden cabin in the hills of Salt Lake City Utah, there 12 highly inspiring and passionate educators from 10 schools around the US who are trying to capture their years of experience developing and providing “Changemaker ... read more

  • Report on BC OER Book Sprint

    taken from Clint Lalonde (BCcampus): Reflections on an Op: en Textbook Sprint POSTED ON JULY 2, 2014 BY BECK PITT We’re excited to work with all our collaborators and, as you may have picked up in previous posts. we’ve just started to ... read more

  • BC TextBook Book Sprint Underway

    Free and easy to update university textbooks, available in multiple formats? They exist. We’re working on one right now. Book Sprint facilitator Barbara Rühling and trainee Faith Bosworth are in British Columbia, Canada, working on the production of a Geography ... read more

  • Book Sprints for ICT Research #5: CAPS

    5 – 7 May 2014 Collective Awareness Platforms for Sustainability and Social Innovation We have two Book Sprints this week, one of which is taking part in Nice, France, with seven members of the project CAPS2020 – Boosting the emergence ... read more

  • Book Sprints for ICT Research #3

    23 – 28 March 2014 Urban Interaction Design: Emerging Trends The third Book Sprint funded by the European Commission to investigate the application of the methodology as applied to the production of academic products is underway. In collaboration with UrbanIxD: Designing ... read more

  • The Sound of a Book Sprint

    The good folks of the FoCAS (Fundamentals of Collective Adaptive Systems) wrote in the research newsletter about the Book Sprint we facilitated for them late last year 2013). Its a great article…click on the below to read. To get the ... read more

  • OER Book Sprint in BC

    Taken from A sprinting we will go! Posted on February 6, 2014 February 6, 2014by Clint Lalonde Ok, I am pretty pumped about this. I’ve been working on this for the past few months and am very happy to see it coming to fruition. ... read more

  • Book Sprints for ICT Research Update…

    The successful Book Sprints for ICT Research program was intended to be an experiment testing the applicability of Book Sprints in academic contexts. However the research project, funded by the European Commission, has been successful in producing two academic works ... read more