Reminder: “Office Hours” Hangout on Air February 11th

Join us Wednesday, February 11th, at 2:00 PM EST (that’s 7:00 PM UTC) for our live “office hours” session via Google Hangout on Air. The video will be archived. Our team will be wearing our education, tech, and community hats while giving updates about recent months and the near future. When: Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 | 2:00 PM EST Where:  Community page … Read More …

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Hang out with us on February 11th

Two weeks from today, we will hold a long overdue “office hours”* session via Google Hangout on Air. We will take questions before and during the hangout, and the video will be archived for those who are not able to watch it live. Expect updates about our website, our tech, our courses, our certificates, and our … Read More …

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Quick reactions from Open Ed 2014

Some of our team spent Wednesday through Friday of last week at the “family reunion” of the open education community, the 2014 Open Education Conference (just down the road from our offices, as luck would have it). In addition to sponsoring, volunteering, and presenting in several sessions, we spent the days hearing a few score speakers … Read More …

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Journal article on OER and college credit co-authored by Saylor Academy staff

With lead author John Hilton III of Brigham Young University, our staff members Lindsay Murphy and Devon Ritter have written and had published the article “From Open Educational Resources to College Credit: The Approaches of Saylor Academy” in open-access journal Open Praxis [Vol 6, No 4 (2014)]. The article considers the Saylor Academy’s history, philosophy, … Read More …

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Site Maintenance Saturday, November 7

On Saturday, 8 November 2014, Saylor Academy will be performing maintenance on a number of our servers and systems between 8:00 PM and 12:00 AM Eastern Standard Time (UTC-5); systems affected will include our main site, our sign-in system, our test center (school.saylor.org), our ePortfolio, and our forums. We strongly recommend that you do not … Read More …

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