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People's Choice Nominees: Best Open Education Resource

Sep 19, 2011

Watching Quentin Tarantino's first film online. (For free!) Help with your calculus homework. (For free!) A Yale University English course. (For free!) The Open Education Movement makes all of these things possible and our three nominees in this category represent the coolest and most useful (free!) educational resources available to anyone online.

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Voting for the 2011 Education Resource People's Choice Awards has closed. Click here to see the final list of winners.

By Citlali Tolia

The nominees for Best Open Education Resource share a common goal with each other and with Study.com: making education accessible. Each of them goes about it in a different way, but their commitment to providing free, accessible educational tools and resources is the common denominator.

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