Interview with CK-12 Founder, Neeru Khosla

Written by Emily Wenner on August 8, 2008

We managed to pull CK-12′s founder and leader, Neeru Khosla, away from her work to pick her brain on her vision for the modern day education system and where she is steering the CK-12 Foundation towards.

 

Can you tell us in a single sentence what CK12.org is?

CK-12 is a “collaborative enabler” that provides access to information to all, while empowering teachers to treat each student within the requirements, but treating each one as an individual with their own particular needs,

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@Google Presents: CK12 Founders

Written by Neeru Khosla on August 8, 2008

CK12 founders Neeru and Vinod Khosla and CK12′s President, Murugan Pal speak as part of the @Google series. CK12 is a non-profit organization, launched in 2006, that aims to reduce the cost of textbook materials for the K-12 market both in the US and worldwide.

Many of you know Vinod as a co-founder of Sun Microsystems and a partner at Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield & Byers before founding Khosla Ventures. His wife, Neeru, is an accomplished philanthropist, while Murugan is a

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Wikipedia Founder Proposes Support for Open Textbooks

Written by Neeru Khosla on August 8, 2008

Esther Wojcicki over at the Huffinton Post wrote a good article on the overall state of the free online materials and how it is going to be moving towards a more colloborative approach.

To read the full piece visit here

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Remix and Share Your Own Text Books as FlexBooks

Written by Neeru Khosla on August 8, 2008

Brady Forrest over at Radar Blog went through the Flexbook system and wrote down his thoughts on how powerful a colloborative educational system could be.

To read the full piece visit here

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FlexBooks Demo by Murugan Pal of CK-12

Written by Neeru Khosla on August 8, 2008

Murugan Pal was interviewed by Kamla Bhatt and he took him through a demo of our Flexbooks Integrated Publishing Environment.

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Open Source Open Services – Emerging Technology Interest Group

Written by Neeru Khosla on August 8, 2008

The LITA Blog site recently talked about what we are doing and how Neeru is pushing forward with her vision.

To read the full piece visit here

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Is Wal-Mart Actually ‘More Evil’ Than Google

Written by Neeru Khosla on July 28, 2008

The Seeking Alpha site recently drew attention to our directives in a very thought provoking article.

To read the full piece visit here

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