Amazon is Preparing to Test an OER Platform

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29 February 2016 Rick Anderson posted "A Possible Game-Changer for Open Educational Resources?' on the Scholarly Kitchen.  The post begins: "Earlier this month, an EdWeek Market Brief reported that Amazon is preparing to beta-test a platform for open educational resources (OER) — textbooks and other classroom instructional materials that are provided online at no charge to users. Reportedly the platform will be called Amazon Inspire and is tentatively scheduled for public roll-out within the next two months."  Read the entire post at: