Monthly Archives: March 2017

College Students Struggle with Hunger and Homelessness

Click here to read report: Number Of Hungry And Homeless Students Rises Along With College Costs

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Visit to learn how to save students money on the high cost of textbooks.


SBVC Academic Senate Celebrates Open Education Week

On Wednesday March 29th, the SBVC Academic Senate will be hosting a special OER meeting to celebrate the Open Education Week. Open Education Week brings awareness to open educational resources around the globe. Now in its fifth year of inception, Open Education Week is organized by the Open Education Consortium.

The open education movement at SBVC is growing as more faculty adopt OER in their courses. Some of the topics that we will be covered include OER funding opportunities, Canvas Commons, and digital learning platforms, including Open Stax partner vendor  information.

Power Point Presentation: Mixer