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Open Linked Education Community Group created

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Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2013 12:18:37 +0000
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W3C has launched the Open Linked Education Community Group:


Pearson initiates this community group proposal with the W3C with the
goal of facilitating and creating a curated subset of Wikipedia data
that can be used for tagging educational content. 

•	Build a SUBJECT database from a curated subset of Wikipedia
(DBpedia) that can be used by institutions, instructors, and students,
to tag educational resources. 

•	Create a website presence similar to OpenCorporates
(http://opencorporates.com/) with API’s for reconciling with Google
Refine.  Provide tutorials on how to use Google Refine to access the
datasets.  Make access to the data easy.

•	Build relations and bridges to at least 3 existing open linked

•	Provide SPARQL endpoints for data

•	Prepare and built out to 5-Star linked data


We invite you to join:

If you do not have one already, you will need a W3C account to join:

If you believe that there is an issue with this group that requires
the attention of the W3C staff, please send us email on

Thank you,
W3C Community Development Team
Received on Thursday, 21 March 2013 12:18:42 UTC

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