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Sunday, October 26, 2008

On a bill for OA to taxpayer-funded educational resources

David Wiley, How about a Utah bill?, iterating toward openness, October 17, 2008.

... As we drafted the language for the Cape Town Declaration’s Strategy 3 on Open Education Policy, I worked to champion the idea that ‘taxpayer-funded educational resources should be open educational resources.’ ...

So now what is obviously needed is some legislation that makes these policies real! ...