eCampus Ontario, Extender Blogs

Open 5 X 5: Five open permissions meet five reasons for being an open educator

This blog is a remix of a remix. A good thing in my view. Since 2013, I’ve built upon a presentation created by Clint Lalonde of BCcampus. He called it Beyond Free. The original presentation was licensed CC BY-SA, and I’ve since added to it and updated and localized its message to suit different audiences. It remains a winner that consistently inspires instructors to rethink their current practices and take a leap into the open realm. The great thing about […]


Extender Blogs, North Cohort

Giant’s Causeway, Northern Ireland

Associate Dean Aaron Klooster and Professors Tony Douglass and Kimberley Norman, representatives of Northern College of Applied Arts and Technology visited Northern Ireland in May 2017.  While the purpose of the trip was to visit our partner college, Southwest College in Omagh, Northern Ireland, we were fortunate to have the opportunity to see some spectacular geology! We visited Giant’s Causeway on the north shore of Northern Ireland. This is a World Heritage site that is a laterally voluminous collection of […]