Skillville – A cooperative and playful App in the field of »Open Education«
Skillville is a platform for courses in the field of »Open Education«. It offers Open Educational Resources for teaching and learning. The user can search for courses he is interested in, and offer courses in subjects he can teach. He »pays« and »earns« Credits, which he can use to take other courses. The subjects can be different, reaching from expert knowledge to skills or talents. The App is used to define the date and location of the course and after that, the Credits will be transmitted. They can also be donated to partner organizations for global education projects. Skillville offers a flexible further education and individual life long learning with focus on direct and personal interaction. Besides that, the user can develop a local network and support an open structure of society.