Round 3 Call for Proposals is Open!
Penn State faculty interested in providing greater access to higher education through affordable course materials are encouraged to participate in the third round of Affordable Course Transformation at Penn State (ACT@PSU).
The call for proposals opened on Wednesday, Sept. 25, and the deadline to submit is Monday, Nov. 11.
The first step for interested faculty is to schedule a consultation with Julie Lang or Amanda Larson. Please click on the schedule consultation button on the top right of this page.
ACT@PSU Round 2 Participants
|Faculty Member(s)||Campus||Type of Project||Course|
|Andea Patrucco||Beaver||Adaption||SCM 301|
|Eshani Lee||Hazleton||Adaption||CHEM 110|
|Josh Wede||University Park||Adaption||PSYCH 100|
|Brandywine/Greater Allegheny||Adaption||PSYCH 221|
|Robert Loeb||Dubois||Adaption||BIOL 110|
|Rosemary Martinelli||Greater Allegheny||Adaption||COMM 370|
|Tami Mysliwiec||Berks||Adaption||MICROB 201|
|Alfredo Jimenez||Hazleton||Authoring||Math 140|
|Renee Borromeo||Mont Alto||Authoring||PT 270|
|University Park||Authoring||ASTRO 116 & SCI ED116|
|Joan Smeltzer||York||Authoring||Math 34|
|Lynn Klees||University Park||Authoring||NUTR 100|
|Molly Wertheimer||Hazleton||Authoring||CAS 100C|
|Victoria Kazmerski||Erie||Authoring||PSYCH 163N|
|Zachary Klingensmith||Behrend||Authoring||ECON 102 & 104|
Getting Started with OER
We have put together a list of definitions from leading OER organizations as well as links to each organization. You will also find a video on this page that explains how technology is transforming our system of education, generating equal opportunities for all.
Why use OER? How does OER benefit students? What role does OER play in teaching and learning in higher education? Find out the answers to these questions and see what students and faculty are saying about OER’s impact on teaching and learning.
What are the obstacles to implementing OER? Feeling overwhelmed with all of the resources available and not sure where to begin? We provide some tips, tricks and best practices to help you.