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Exclusive: Former Education Dept. advisor brings OER skills to Mass. school
Lestch, Corinne

Published8 August 2016
Publisheredscoop, Scoop News Group
CountryUnited States, North America

ABSTRACT
Andrew Marcinek, who led the Open Educational Resources movement at the Department of Education, will put his experience into practice as CIO at Worcester Academy.

Keywords Department of Education · Education IT News · K-12 · OER · OER policy · Open Educational Resources

Published atWashington, D.C
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Access date3/15/2018
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