The best is yet to be. - Robert Browning

For the past 10 years, the Dutton Institute has contributed over 80 open educational resources to the larger community. We are proud of our work and this history. We've heard from a number of individuals across the globe who have used our resources to educate themselves or to teach others, and we're extremely proud that our materials are helping those who could not otherwise afford a Penn State education. We look forward to continuing this tradition, and look forward to the next 10 years!

Course Spotlight

From Meteorology to Mitigation: Understanding Global Warming (METEO 469) - learn about the fundamentals of climate change and its impact on societal, environmental, and economic policies. Visit the course.

Faculty Spotlight

Dr. Richard Alley

Dr. Richard Alley has been with us since the beginning, with one of our first OPEN courses - Geology of the National Parks. See what he has to say about the OPEN.ED effort over ten years later.