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Is There a Textbook in This Classroom? Building Textbooks, Building Learning Spaces

Description

This workshop will explore reasons and platforms for instructors or departments creating their own interactive, online textbooks. What are the pros and cons of using online textbooks? How can I build my own textbook over time? And what does it mean for students to “interact” with textbook materials?

Learning Outcomes

  • Discuss Open Educational Resource (OER) platforms for textbooks.
  • Explore options and techniques for producing and making available their own interactive learning materials.