We are delighted to have launched NIXTY. A number of people have been incredibly helpful in this process. We wanted to take a minute to say thank you to them for their feedback and support!
Tiffany Bregovi - for a dynamite paper on social media and charter schools. You are phenomenal!
Christine Agbuya - for the work with social media and business development!
Marshall Kirkpatrick - thank you for reviewing the site and giving us some specific and excellent feedback
Sarah Lacy - thank you for an amazing article and an ongoing education (no pun intended) on the globalized world. Can’t wait to read the new book!
David Wiley - thanks for all your pioneering work in the OER space, having a pragmatic vision, and 2 demo calls! Thanks also for your help and feedback on open education issues!
Toru Iiyohshi - thank you for the early consultation on the platform and suggestions for making it a better place to master teaching online
George Siemens - thank you for the recent consult and the need to move into learning analytics
Michael Feldstein - thanks for the critiques, publishing the early paper, and overall feedback and support
Albert Wegner - thank you for a great business analysis and for the idea of WikiCourses (brilliant!)
Shawna Huggins Creech - thank you for all of the tips for making the system great for homeschoolers; thanks for all of the ongoing suggestions and for all of the bug testing!
Ann Zeise - thank you for sticking buy us even when it took longer to launch than anticipated! You are a homeschool treasure!
Jeff Barr - thanks for reviewing the product and the early words of support!
Dave Schappell - thanks for the really honest review, the practical tips, and the ongoing encouragement!
Ashish Gupta - thank you for all of your help building out courses!
Konrad Glogowki - thank you for your work with TWB and for the privilege of hosting the Certificate of Teaching Mastery Program.
Brandon Waterman - thank you for the technical support in our work with TWB.
Gabriel Weinberg - thank you for the consultations on gaining traction and for taking the time to review and give us critical feedback on the product. Looking forward to reading your book!
Marcela Morales - for an incredibly encouraging conversation and help with the OCW consortium!
Mary Lou Forward - for early feedback on how we can make this better for the open education movement.
Mike Caulfield - for feedback on making OCWs more accessible.
Tom Caswell - for his great feedback, work with OER movement, and ongoing support!
Ben Werdmuller von Elgg - for a great review and excellent tips on providing ’social glue’ to the site!
Robert Worthington - thanks for helping us better understand how we can support NGOs
Susan Henken-Thielen - for work with uexceltest.com and agreeing to be part of our pilot program.
Gabriel Truitt - for great and timely programming!
Vicki Davis - for the encouragement and post! Looking forward to checking out the Flat Classroom Teacher Certification program!
Bob Moesta - for very early product reviews and insights into hiring NIXTY
Mark Morley - for early feedback and encouragement!
Hacker News Community - for the help thinking through challenging problems and helping us envision what an ideal learning platform might look like.