At P2PU, people work together to learn a particular topic by completing

tasks, assessing individual and group work, and providing constructive


Featured Courses

These are staff picked courses currently running.

  • The Biz Playbook - how to be an entrepreneur

    The Biz Playbook - how to be an entrepreneur

    A short course about exploring what it takes to be an entrepreneur. Brought to you by Flinders Business School, The New Venture Institute, Flinders Partners and Flinders Creations

  • P2PU Badge Maker

    P2PU Badge Maker

    The lowdown on Badges at P2PU: the best way to craft, design and implement Badges for your P2PU course.

  • Open Science: An Introduction

    Open Science: An Introduction

    Learn how Open Access, Open Data and Open Research are changing the way we share scientific knowledge.

  • Science in a Changing World

    Science in a Changing World

    Real-world cases that invite participants to shape their own directions of inquiry about scientific and political change...

When seekers and rebels meet (Or, my experience studying the Learning Circles)

<img alt="" src="http://info.p2pu.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Screen-Shot-2017-06-01-at-2.23.48-PM.png"><img alt="" src="http://info.p2pu.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Screen-Shot-2017-06-01-at-2.23.48-PM.png">Cristiane Damasceno (in red) joins a learning circle at the Chicago Public Library I recently defended my dissertation which focused entirely on Learning Circles. Coming from a Ph.D....

Will people show up?

<img alt="" src="http://info.p2pu.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/chairs-58475_1280-1024x575.jpg">During our expansion (from Coast 2 Coast), we sent out a survey to 40 new library facilitators about their interests and concerns about learning circles. According to our survey results, their greatest worry about learning circles is that learners won’t show up or stay engaged. “The only challenge...