posted message: Just read this in Edupunk - exciting stuff!:
For those interested in the future of open learning LearningCounts offers a tantalizing possibility for earning bona fide college credit for learning done in free and open networks--for example, by watching videos and completing exercises from websites like Khan Academy, the Open Learning Initiative, or MIT Open Courseware, or working with peers on a course at Peer 2 Peer University.
Kamenetz, Anya (2011). The Edupunks' Guide to a DIY Credential (Kindle Locations 717-720). Anya Kamenetz. Kindle Edition.