Open-source Movement

Why We Need a Reddit and Kickstarter for Educational Research

Monday, October 01, 2012 Comment person holding lightbulb kite in desert at night

Lately, I’ve been thinking about what digital media can do to improve what we know about learning. And you know what I’ve decided? I think it is time that learning needs to be kickstarted (kickstarter.com) and I think we need Reddit (reddit.com) to help us out. These two wildly popular websites are currently used to guide production of films, music, clothing, and public opinion. I think we can wield these online tools to guide better understanding of learning. But first, a little bit about what Kickstarter and Reddit actually do: Over the summer I helped actualize