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Greg McVerry

I just joined @virtuallyconnecting at the conference and I didn't have to get out my pajamas. Woke up to ice on this "Spring Break" day.

Greg McVerry

@phb256 Yeah its the first four chapters on the "Why"

Greg McVerry

Here is a link to an early draft of a book on open pedagogy @wiobyrne and I will never finish: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/0B4bnEbX-nqloaWJxZ0xxTkZBMFU?usp=sharing

Greg McVerry

A lot of talk at about missing southern voices. Maybe one way to increase involvement would be to offer or in a southern hemisphere nation?

Greg McVerry

Interoperability does have a legacy cost but if we put effort into our metadata and standards tools can be built like the oer commons resource builder and Google Docs importer to make easier on everyday people.

We can get there I am commenting on the feed from my own website using tools.

I get to own my data and decide where to share it.

Greg McVerry

@mattcornock Interesting the number of platforms that are not open that are used to sustain most open communities.

Greg McVerry

Why do we need a platform at all? Ca't we use our own websites, markup, and a variety of tools like rss or tools while connecting everyone together without the need of any centralized repository?

Greg McVerry

@francesbell Yes I believe the most successful will be multi-generational and multi-channeled.

Greg McVerry

@dkernohan I kind of agree. I can openly license a commercial project. I never though NC or free to be a must have license requirement for something to be

Greg McVerry

@francesbell It is also a community and communities have shared practices. I also like that more than a "movement" given the us v them connotation and the idea that movements come to an end.