Open Educational Resources (OER)

Sample of Course Success Rates by Ethnicity: Non OER vs. OER Courses

Chart of Course Success Rates by Ethnicity: Non OER vs. OER Courses

Sample Course Success Rates by Ethnicity: Non OER vs. OER Courses [See this link for text description of graph.]

OER Definition

According to the Creative Commons, Open Educational Resources (OER) are:

free and openly licensed educational materials that can be used for teaching, learning, research, and other purposes.

Sacramento City College Textbook Affordability Contacts

The following faculty have volunteered to serve as contacts for their colleagues looking for guidance with low-cost strategies, OER, and zero-textbook-cost (ZTC) teaching. If you are an instructor that would like to be added to the list please contact Antonio López916-558-2678, or Rebecca Goodchild, 916-558-2377.

Angela Block
Sociology, BSS Division
BlockA@scc.losrios.edu

Bruce Zenner
Chemistry, SAH Division
ZennerB@scc.losrios.edu

Catherine Anderson
Art History and Humanities, HFA Division
AndersC@scc.losrios.edu

Craig Davis
Geography, BSS Division
davisca@scc.losrios.edu

Dr. Norman Lorenz
Family and Consumer Science, BSS Division
norman.lorenz@scc.losrios.edu

Gayle Pitman
Psychology, BSS Division
pitmang@scc.losrios.edu

Jeannette Kiel
Women and Gender Studies and Psychology, BSS Division
kielj@scc.losrios.edu

Jessica Coppola
Nutrition, BSS Division
Coppolj@scc.losrios.edu

Kathleen (Katie) Carbary
Psychology, BSS Division
carbark@scc.losrios.edu

Kevin Camp
Economics<, BUS/CIS Division
campk@scc.losrios.edu

Mieke Lisuk
History, BSS Division
LisukM@scc.losrios.edu

Shane Logan
Sociology, BSS Division
logans@scc.losrios.edu

Suzy De Mey
Accounting, BUS/CIS Division
demeys@scc.losrios.edu

Tricia Sanford
Math, MSE Division
sanfort@scc.losrios.edu

Julia Kehew
History, BSS Division
KehewJ@scc.losrios.edu

About this OER Guide

The purpose of this guide is to support faculty adoption of OER, while respecting academic freedom, in order to make college affordable for our students.

Website Contact:    Antonio López, Librarian LopezA3@scc.losrios.edu  916-558-2678