Use of Open Educational Resources
This is from a policy and procedures manual that explains Tidewater Community College's institutional OER policies.
This policy provides guidance to faculty in achieving the following outcomes through
the utilization of Open Educational Resources (OER) at Tidewater Community
College: improve student success through increased access and affordability, and
improve teaching efficiency and effectiveness through the ability to focus, analyze, augment, and evolve course materials directly aligned to course learning outcomes.
Faculty will be supported in their use of OER to achieve both of the stated outcomes.