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<ul><li>Create Globally, </li></ul><ul><li>Educate Locally </li></ul>
Ideas Information Concepts Module Courses Textbooks Authors Instructors Learners Knowledge Repository
Connexions Growth <ul><li>Over 16,000 modules woven into nearly 1000 collections </li></ul><ul><ul><li>8900 in Science, Te...
Nearly 1000 different collections (textbooks, courses, reports, manuals) in Connexions +   Chemistry, Electronics, Ethics,...
Modularization
Ideas Information Concepts Module Courses Textbooks Authors Instructors Learners Knowledge Repository
Capturing the power of Web 2.0 while maintaining quality <ul><li>Social networking v. quality </li></ul>
Lenses
Lenses social software  for peer review scalable and distributed Rice K-12 Community College Repository
Permanent Versioning
Openness
The Most  Open License   CC-BY
Distribution
Online version Download and print Buy hard copy Online View
Customization
LIGHTWEIGHT BRANDING
Branding – Full Customization
ZONING Children Repository
Enterprise Rhaptos
Business Model
 
Enterprise Rhaptos
Connexions    www.cnx.org Joel Thierstein [email_address] Supported by the Hewlett Foundation Maxfield Foundation
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Connexions: Create Globally, Educate Locally

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Connexions: Create Globally, Educate Locally

  1. 1. <ul><li>Create Globally, </li></ul><ul><li>Educate Locally </li></ul>
  2. 2. Ideas Information Concepts Module Courses Textbooks Authors Instructors Learners Knowledge Repository
  3. 3. Connexions Growth <ul><li>Over 16,000 modules woven into nearly 1000 collections </li></ul><ul><ul><li>8900 in Science, Technology, Mathematics </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>5000 in Humanities, Arts, Social Sciences, Business </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>35,000+ versions of modules </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>from over 1000 authors worldwide in English, Spanish, French, German Italian, Portuguese, Finnish Chinese, Japanese, Thai Vietnamese … </li></ul></ul>Monthly Usage Approximations: 1.5 million + visits 70 million + hits 3.5 million + page views from 190 + countries
  4. 4. Nearly 1000 different collections (textbooks, courses, reports, manuals) in Connexions + Chemistry, Electronics, Ethics, Physics, LabVIEW, Art History, Galileo, World History... Existing Content
  5. 5. Modularization
  6. 6. Ideas Information Concepts Module Courses Textbooks Authors Instructors Learners Knowledge Repository
  7. 7. Capturing the power of Web 2.0 while maintaining quality <ul><li>Social networking v. quality </li></ul>
  8. 8. Lenses
  9. 9. Lenses social software for peer review scalable and distributed Rice K-12 Community College Repository
  10. 10. Permanent Versioning
  11. 11. Openness
  12. 12. The Most Open License CC-BY
  13. 13. Distribution
  14. 14. Online version Download and print Buy hard copy Online View
  15. 15. Customization
  16. 16. LIGHTWEIGHT BRANDING
  17. 17. Branding – Full Customization
  18. 18. ZONING Children Repository
  19. 19. Enterprise Rhaptos
  20. 20. Business Model
  21. 22. Enterprise Rhaptos
  22. 23. Connexions www.cnx.org Joel Thierstein [email_address] Supported by the Hewlett Foundation Maxfield Foundation

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