Tag Archives: treasure valley community college

OER Petting Zoos

Too often, faculty assume that the “O” in “OER” stands for “online” rather than “open.” Petting zoo collections are a fun and practical way to show that OER are available in many formats. Read more…

Estimated 2017-19 Student Savings in No-Cost/Low-Cost Courses

Courses with the no-cost and low-cost designation in the schedule at 19 institutions are estimated to have saved over 375,000 students (by headcount) in 21,000 course sections approximately $34 million in two academic years. Read more…

2016-17 Grant Projects Complete

The 2016-17 OER grant projects are complete – congratulations grantees! 8,370 students at 21 institutions have saved over $1,000,000 to date. Read more…

Open Textbook Workshop Report 2.5

Open Textbook Review Workshops have resulted in an estimated $607,700 in student savings to date. Read more…

2016-17 OER Grants Awarded

The 2016-17 Open Educational Resources Special Project Grants have been awarded. Congratulations to our grantees! Read more…