The Peer 2 Peer University

I recently interviewed Stian Håklev, activist for open education, and co-founder of the P2P University. It’s a thoughtful and innovative approach to making open education more effective:

What inspired you to start this project? What’s unique about your project?

There is a huge amount of Open Educational Resources “out there”, with MIT OCW and the other OCWs, Carnegie Mellon’s Open Learning Initiative, Open University UK, WikiEducator, Wikiversity, Connexions etc. However, it is very difficult for a self-learner to just sit down and learn from these resources in a sustained fashion…

Read the full interview on the P2P Foundation blog.