Ohio Textbook Affordability Summit
Friday, September 27, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM (EDT)
Cleveland, United States
Full-day summit offers institutional teams of participants the opportunity to learn about the current implementation of open educational resources across the state and national levels. The afternoon will feature interactive planning and discussions for institutional teams to work collaboratively with other teams to reflect and refine their plans for Textbook Affordability. The conference is free to attend, but registration is necessary.
Summit will include opportunities for institutional planning.
Community College Outreach Manager at the Open Courseware Consortium
Ms. Daly promotes awareness and adoption of open educational practices to improve teaching and learning at community and two year colleges. Prior to joining the consortium,she was director of the College Open Textbooks Collaborative, promoting adoption of open accessible textbooks through faculty adopter communities and accessibility awareness for creation and reuse of open educational materials. Ms. Daly’s presentation will provide an overview and introduction to open educational resources and highlight key initiatives in the movement in the United States and internationally.
8am – Registration & Continental Breakfast
9am – Welcome & Summit Goals
9:30 am – Keynote Presentation: Expanding Access, Reducing Costs, and Improving Quality with OER by Ms. Una Daly
10:45am – Faculty Panel
11:30am – Student Panel
Noon – Lunch
12:45pm - Breakout #1: Institutional Sharing: Reflections since 2011 Textbook Affordability Plans
2pm - Breakout #2: Institutional Planning & Strategy: The Future of Textbook Affordability
3:15 pm – Closing Comments by Ms. Stephanie Davidson, Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs, Ohio Board of Regents
Cuyahoga Community College
Corporate College East
4400 Richmond Road
Warrensville Heights, OH 44128
Corporate College East is easily accessed by traveling south on I-271, exiting at 28B Harvard Road. Proceed turning right off of the exit ramp, traveling west on Harvard Road. The entrance to Corporate College East is located on Richmond Road.
Fairfield Inn @ Suites by Marriott
3750 Orange Place
Beachwood, OH 44122
800-MARRIOTT or 216-831-3300
Group Rate: $109 per night + tax
Please use the group name Ohio Textbook Affordability when making reservation.