Sunday Afternoon Learning Opps
Institutional Business Services and Open Education Resources
- Sunday, July 22
- 03:45 PM - 05:00 PM
- Long Beach Conv Center
- Level 1, 102C
By cutting textbook costs, open education resources (OER) have helped many institutions serve more students while changing the way faculty deliver course instruction. The speakers will explore OER as a solution to the cost of textbooks, which often represents a barrier to student access to education, and discuss how OER and administrative services overlap to better support students.
- Employ OER to improve student access to education, achievement, and retention.
- Explore ways that institutional financial services can effectively support open education projects.
- Understand how open education work impacts administration services such as risk management, fiscal decision making, and institutional investments.