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2013 Brookdale Community College Scholars Day

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An update to the home campus community on E-MATE, E-books and Mobile Apps for Technician Education, a project supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 1205113.

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2013 Brookdale Community College Scholars Day

  1. 1. A project supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. DUE 1205113 Brookdale Community College Scholar’s Day May15, 2013 Michael Qaissaunee, Principal Investigator Kelly Parr, Project Administrator
  2. 2. http://vimeo.com/61275290 ://
  3. 3. The goal of the project is to develop reusable frameworks and templates for the development of e-books, mobile and web-based applications for technical education.
  4. 4. Why?
  5. 5. among students surveyed: 51% likely to bring a laptop to class 39% likely to bring a print textbook most students use some sort of technology to study (laptop, phone, e-reader) still not buying digital textbooks ... but ...
  6. 6. >3X CPI increase
  7. 7. No Plans 36% Interested 27% Full-Scale Implementa on 11% Inves ga ng 15% Pilo ng 11% To what degree do Brookdale faculty plan to adopt E-books in their courses? Source: Feb. 2013 survey of Brookdale Community College faculty.
  8. 8. from evolution. . .
  9. 9. to REVOLUTION
  10. 10. ?How
  11. 11. Math Networking Logistics Photonics
  12. 12. Phase 1 interactive
  13. 13. Phase 2 Multi-platform Multi-device
  14. 14. Phase 3 Mobile Apps
  15. 15. The traditional college textbook model will likely suffer the same fate as the traditional encyclopedia when it was challenged by Wikipedia
  16. 16. iBooks Author
  17. 17. Controversy ????
  18. 18. Widgets
  19. 19. iBooks Author: $0 (recent Mac only) http://www.apple.com/ibooks-author/ Tumult Hype: $36 (1-4 license education) http://tumult.com/hype/purchasing/ Bookry: Free with Bookry branding; without Bookry branding $24/widget $124/book http://bookry.com/pricing/ Book Widgets: Subscription for small publisher 50% education discount $250/year for up to 10 macs, 5 people, no branding http://www.ibook-widgets.com/#pricing
  20. 20. Michael Qaissaunee, PI mqaissaunee@brookdalecc.edu 732-224-2879 Kelly Parr, Project Administrator kparr@brookdalecc.edu 732-224-2193 www.e-mate-bcc.org

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