Open Education Week, held March 1-5, 2021, is an international celebration of all things open. Joining in on the celebration, Colorado Community College System (CCCS) will host a panel presentation, “Challenge Accepted: Colorado Community College System’s Response to Governor Polis’ ZTC Challenge” on March 5, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. to showcase some of the incredible OER efforts taking place across the System in response to Governor Polis’ ZTC Challenge in 2020, for all colleges across Colorado to create programs with zero textbook cost. Panelists will include Open Education experts from the CCCS, including: Arapahoe Community College, Pikes Peak Community College, Colorado Northwestern Community College, and CCCOnline.
CCCS emerged as a leader in Open Education efforts, being recognized for Overall Excellence in Open Educational Resources & Practices by Governor Polis in his 2020 challenge. CCCS invites all to attend our panel presentation to learn about the OER and ZTC efforts taking place throughout our Colleges, and our upcoming collaborative plans.