My name is Ian, I am an Emerging Technology & Open Education Librarian employed by the British Columbia Institute of Technology, and I am fortunate to work in a field which shares my values.
The OpenETC is a community of educators, technologists, and designers sharing their expertise to foster and support open infrastructure for the BC post-secondary sector.
Mattermost is an open source communication tool that facilitates collaboration in a chat-type environment.
But really, come try it out: https://bit.ly/openetc
Learn all about it, including:
Sandstorm makes installing a web application as easy as an app on your phone.
from elementary to secondary
A community field experience student from Faculty of Education at UBC created this CC-licensed document mapping Sandstorm apps from OpenETC to BC Curriculum. Using anonymous apps Sandstorm can be used in classrooms!
Calvin and Hobbes Copyright Bill Watterson
By Ian Linkletter
Who's down with OpenETC? Yeah you know me!