This online community is for members of the California State University and the higher education community to share their strategies for improving the affordability of quality course materials for students.
Location: Long Beach California, USA
Latest Activity: Jul 5, 2019
AB 798 and AL$ Coordinators,Expanding Textbook Affordability Programs on your Campus and Requesting Additional State Funding…Continue
Started by Leslie Kennedy Nov 30, 2017.
Started by Leslie Kennedy. Last reply by Leslie Kennedy Dec 15, 2016.
Hello AL$ community -Yesterday, Gerry Hanley hosted an Innovations Marketplace Webinar conducted by Ed Map about Content Affordability Solutions. CURATE by Ed Map can help you fulfill the requirements for the AB 798 grant including matching Merlot…Continue
Started by Shannon Meadows May 12, 2016.
Dear AL$ Coordinators, The Textbook Affordability Conference (TAC) is scheduled for April 27-29 at UC Davis. A registration site has been created to accommodate…Continue
Started by Leslie Kennedy Apr 14, 2016.
Dear AL$ Coordinators,The next AL$ webinar will be a joint meeting of AB798 and AL$ implementation strategies in support of course materials’ affordability programs on your campuses. If you are not implementing AB798, plan to join the webinar…Continue
Started by Leslie Kennedy. Last reply by Leslie Kennedy May 26, 2016.
Request for Proposal Establishing or Expanding Campus AL$ ProjectsRelease date: March 15, 2016 Each CSU campus may submit one proposal for funding to augment the resources they are using to implement their campus AL$ program.Proposal due…Continue
Started by Leslie Kennedy Mar 21, 2016.
The 5th Annual Affordable Learning Solutions (AL$) workshop will be followed by a one day event specifically focused on the …Continue
Started by Leslie Kennedy Dec 14, 2015.
Open Access Conference: Learning from ExperienceSan Jose State University, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. LibraryOctober 23, 2015In celebration of Open Access Week, San Jose State University will be hosting its biennial one-day conference on October…Continue
Started by Ann Agee. Last reply by Gerry Hanley Sep 17, 2015.
AL$ Webinar Schedule and RecordingsFriday, November 20, 201512:00 - 1:00 PMAgenda:Please join the AL$ webinar which will showcase the Fresno State AL$ Initiative and present…Continue
Started by Leslie Kennedy. Last reply by Leslie Kennedy Oct 27, 2015.
Like to hear your thoughts about how to invite faculty to adopt open textbook for COOL funding; March deadline...Continue
Started by Cyril Oberlander. Last reply by Leslie Kennedy Mar 3, 2015.
Not sure how to start a new thread; but here I go. Has anyone developed a short fact sheet for facult on AB798? I need to put something together to explain it (down and dirty) and thought I'd try here before I reinvent the wheel? Linda
This RFP rubric is a good start http://www.cool4ed.org/ab798_rfp.html#Page5