Daily Schedule

This page provides a general outline of activities for completing the course.

Course content is organized according to blocks, and each block is 70-90 minutes in length. When facilitating, a break of at least 10 minutes should be taken between blocks. Some example schedules for completing block activities follow.

Schedule ASchedule BSchedule C
TimeBlocksTimeBlocksTimeBlocks
Day 1Day 1Day 1
Morning 1-2 Afternoon 1-2 Morning 1-2
Afternoon 3-4 Day 2 Afternoon 3
Day 2 Morning 3-4 Day 2
Morning 5-6 Afternoon 5-6 Morning 4-5
Afternoon 7-8 Day 3 Afternoon 6-7
Day 3 Morning 7-8 Day 3
Morning 9-10 Afternoon 9-10 Morning 8-9
  Afternoon 10

Block Activities

Time Activity Context
Block 1
20 mins Welcome, registration, & overview Large Group
10 mins Pre-survey Large Group
10 mins Icebreaker PLC
30 mins Evaluate a Copyright-Restricted Textbook  PLC
10 mins Share Out PLC
Block 2
20 mins The Ethic of Open Large Group
20 mins The Practicality of Open Large Group
30 mins Evaluate an Open Textbook  PLC
10 mins Share Out PLC
Block 3
40 mins Organize Chapters PLC
10 mins Share Out PLC
30 mins Brief History of Copyright Large Group
Block 4
10 mins Public Domain Large Group
40 mins Open Licensing Large Group
30 mins Open Content Providers Large Group
Block 5
20 mins Attribution Guide Large Group
60 mins Update Content PLC
10 mins Share Out PLC
Block 6
60 mins Update Media PLC
10 mins Share Out PLC
Block 7
60 mins Prepare Supplementary Materials PLC
10 mins Share Out PLC
Block 8
60 mins Refine and Prepare for Publication PLC
10 mins Share Out PLC
Block 9
60 mins Evaluate the New Textbook PLC
10 mins Share Out PLC
Block 10
30 mins Share the Textbook Electronically PLC
20 mins Price and Print the Textbook via On-Demand Printing Large Group
20 mins Presentation and Celebration PLC
10 mins Wrap-up and Post-Survey Large Group