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About Sharing

Sharing is fundamental to teaching and learning. In Yukon Public Schools, we believe lesson plans created by our teachers should be shared openly on the public Internet for anyone to copy, remix, and reuse. Creativity thrives in a culture of sharing and collaboration. We support all three.

Licensing of These Lessons

Please copy, remix, and use the lesson plans linked from this site! Officially:
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.

To learn more about Creative Commons, read the About page of creativecommons.org and watch these videos.

Videos About Educational Sharing

Check out the videos below for more ideas about why sharing, creativity, collaboration, and open licensing of content are essential for 21st century learning and schools.

Dr. David Wiley is Associate Professor of Instructional Psychology and Technology at Brigham Young University. He is also the Chief Openness Officer of Flat World Knowledge and Founder and board member of the Open High School of Utah. He was formerly Associate Professor of Instructional Technology and Director of the Center for Open and Sustainable Learning at Utah State University.

This was Dr. Wiley's presentation at TEDxNYED on March 6, 2010.

Description: This keynote looks at the new obligation of sharing for educators. With stories from the a variety of sources, the fact that we now have the ability to teach and share beyond our classrooms is moving from “nice to do” to “necessary to do”. See if you agree.

This was Dean Shareski's pre-conference keynote for the free 2010 K-12 Online Conference. Dean was named the 2010 ISTE Outstanding Leader of the Year.