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Wednesday, October 23 • 3:50pm - 4:40pm
Modeling Education from the Values of Open Source - Alex Juncu, ROSEdu

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The way we look at education is constantly changing. The traditional models are being influenced by new ideas and new technologies. The open source approach goes beyond software development and can bring its values to the way the new generation shares knowledge. Alex will present what are the lessons learned from the open source model that can be applied in the world of public education. The talk wants to show how open education and peer-to-peer knowledge sharing can train people for future careers better than the current school and teacher oriented one. See how a wiki and mailing list community shares information that you would find studying nights alone with a stack of books in front and how professional trust is built among people that do what they like and not what are forced to do. And see how you can bring this to your school to provide quality education to the people next to you.

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Alex Juncu

ROSEdu
Alex is a graduate of University POLITEHNICA of Bucharest with a Master's degree in Computer Science and Engineering. Currently, he is a Software Engineer at Ixia Romania. For the last 5 years, he has been an Associate Teaching Assistant at UPB, teaching Operating Systems and Networking classes. He has also been an Instructor for CCNA and CCNP classes part of the Cisco Networking Academy program and most recently, an Instructor for LPIC classes... Read More →


Wednesday October 23, 2013 3:50pm - 4:40pm
Lammemuir 1

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