Groups Oppose Delay of Open Licensing Rule

This week, Creative Commons joined a group of 18 organizations to urge the Department of Education to implement the “Open Licensing Requirement for Direct Grant Programs” rule, which ensures that educational resources and other copyrightable works created with Department discretionary grant funds are openly licensed. After more than a year of working its way through[…]

Making Open Education History In Mexico at the 2015 Open Government Partnership Meeting

By Hal Plotkin One of the best things about having been a member of the Obama administration was the chance it gave me to see history unfold close up. For example, I remember the night when my heroic friend Bob Shireman, then-deputy under secretary of education, sprinted back to the U.S. Department of Education after[…]