Open Data in Education
David Eaves Keynotes - The speeches by David Eaves focus on public policy, public service, network systems, open source and...
Eaves explores the increasing popularity of open information and open data fields. He argues that education will be transformed with the regular practice and use of open data. The concept will increase public access to high value, informative and important sets of data. The idea behind Wikipedia and other such Wiki sites is the basic idea of open data executed with little controversy.
Within education, the reliance on the skill of a teacher is growing. More and more parents will rely on open data to assist in their child's education. The use of such systems opens students' minds to knowledge and learning on a fun and independent basis.