September 27, 2016

Presentation Title

Textbook Affordability in Higher Education: A Case Study Perspective

Location

Conrad

Start

9-27-2016 9:40 AM

End

9-27-2016 10:00 AM

Abstract

Textbook affordability is an increasingly pressing topic in U.S. higher education. In this presentation, we discuss the process of reaching out to faculty members about textbook affordability, and facilitating their efforts to adopt open course materials. Research about the effectiveness of open materials in three courses will be shared.

Format

Concurrent Session

Institutional level targeted

Higher Ed

Moderator

JoAnne Glenn, Pasco eSchool

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Sep 27th, 9:40 AM Sep 27th, 10:00 AM

Textbook Affordability in Higher Education: A Case Study Perspective

Conrad

Textbook affordability is an increasingly pressing topic in U.S. higher education. In this presentation, we discuss the process of reaching out to faculty members about textbook affordability, and facilitating their efforts to adopt open course materials. Research about the effectiveness of open materials in three courses will be shared.