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Tuesday, October 25 • 4:45pm - 5:15pm
Financial and Educational Impact of Open Textbooks in High School Science Courses

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Report of a study on the learning gains and cost savings achieved when open textbooks replace traditional textbooks in high school science classrooms.


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avatar for John Hilton

John Hilton

Professor, Brigham Young University
I began researching issues related to OER in 2008. I'm passionate about increasing OER research - especially research related to efficacy and student perceptions. See http://openedgroup.org/review.
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David Wiley

I've spent the last 18 years creating, clarifying, elaborating, and evangelizing the core ideas of open education to individuals, faculty, institutions, and governments. I've also worked to place a solid foundation of empirical research beneath these core ideas. Now, with my colleagues at Lumen Learning we're trying to change open education from a niche curiosity to a mainstream, unstoppable force for improving the quality and lowering the cost of education., Lumen Learning
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Tuesday October 25, 2011 4:45pm - 5:15pm
Painted Horse

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