How can I discover valuable learning resources? This is still an unsolved problem from technical infrastructure perspective.
Funded by the US Department of Education and led by Dr. Marie Bienkowski, the Learning Registry is an exciting project for “liberating” learning resources from the web. The Learning Registry is another Learning Object Repository (LOR). Rather, it’s an ambitious “store-and-forward” data exchange network that incorporates “paradata” (contextual learning data) about the learning resource.
The following presentation by Dr. Marie Bienkwoski provides an overview: