Developed at Stanford University, SIPX is a new web-based technology, created to manage copyrights and deliver digital documents for the higher-education marketplace. The first, limited SIPX test at Stanford began in April 2011, when the “Stanford Intellectual Property Exchange” was in its research project phase. Now the broad cloud-based service is offered directly from within CourseWork [...]
Congratulations to sophomore Roger Chen and freshman Ashley Ngu for their winning entries in the CourseWork Visual Design Contest. In addition to showing excellent graphic design and an attractive color scheme, the winning entries were comprehensive, simple, and original. For their efforts, Roger will be awarded a MacBook Air, while Ashley has won a iPad [...]
The Sakai Teaching and Learning community is seeking submissions for the annual Teaching With Sakai Innovation Award (TWSIA) competition. The award recognizes innovation and excellence in technology-supported teaching, academic collaboration, and student engagement. (See last year’s winners.)< http://openedpractices.org/twsia/2012/winners > Award categories include: • Higher Education: Face-to-face • Higher Education: Fully Online or Hybrid Course • [...]
Instructors making innovative use of CourseWork, Stanford’s course management system, are encouraged to apply for the 2012 Teaching With Sakai Innovation Award.