A Central Lakes College initiative is one of 23 projects from Minnesota State to be awarded an educational innovation grant.
“Providing a vibrant and robust learning experience for our students requires that our colleges and universities be masters of innovation,” said Devinder Malhotra, chancellor of Minnesota State. “The projects that these grants are funding are outstanding examples of the creative power of our faculty, staff, and students, and their commitment to improving the success of our students and our contribution to the economic vitality of Minnesota.”
The projects were funded through Minnesota State Educational Innovations which identifies, seeds, and supports innovative technologies and talent to drive high-quality experiences for the students of Minnesota State. The innovations address obstacles to student success by using existing technologies, resources, or practices in innovative ways.
Small Innovation/Sustainability Grants (up to $10,000):
Open Educational Resources Accelerator: Z Degree………………….. Central Lakes College, Offering faculty different on ramps for engaging OERs based on their past experience.