Pru Mitchell’s ‘Open and Social’ SLAV conference presentation

In October, Pru Mitchell, the Senior Education Officer at delivered an interesting presentation to the delegates of the SLAV ‘Skills for School Libraries v2.0’ conference.

View more presentations from Pru Mitchell.

Pru discusses the idea of mass innovation and creativity and shows the tools that can help establish these skills. Well worth viewing and considering.


Free eLearning content by and for teachers is being developed at the WikiEducator wiki. 


What is it and who developed it? The website states:

Sir John Daniel, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Commonwealth of Learning was the founding patron of WikiEducator. The project has adopted a community governance model which is coordinated by WikiEducator’s Open Community Council, building on the work of the Interim International Advisory Board. Ambassadors for WikiEducator promote the project around the globe, and our technology roadmap helps us make the future happen.

WikiEducator’s technical infrastructure is supported by a financial contribution by the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) to the Open Education Resource Foundation an independent international non-profit head quartered at Otago Polytechnic New Zealand. The servers are hosted by Athabasca University, Canada.

There are ways for interested teachers to get involved with WikiEducator. The website explains how:

Get Involved ~ There are so many ways…

Thanks to @wizdommy for the information on WikiEducator!