The Open Web Education Alliance (OWEA) is applying for a Shuttleworth Foundation grant. I’m supporting them, and I’d like to encourage you to do the same.
To help out, visit the Open Web Education Alliance funding bid page, join up, vote and offer some feedback.
What’s this all about?
This is about providing a solid, standards-based curriculum that educational institutions can use to prepare students studying web design and development for the realities of the job market. I could go on, but I think Henny Swan does a much better job than I could do in this video:
Convinced? I was pretty sure you would be. In that case, please go vote for them and show your support
Want to know more?
Henny has a great post explaining exactly why this is important.