Tue. June 25, 2013 8:45 AM to 10:15 AM
Omni - Grand Ballroom B, Omni CNN Center Hotel
The speakers in this session present their papers which discusses various issues such as impact of open educational resources on institutions of higher education. Also other topics such as assessment, accreditation, and teaching and technology and engineering program evaluation in Latin America and Mexico are discussed.
Dr. Quamrul H. Mazumder P.E., Mr. Brian D. Koehler, and Dr. Steven J. Burian P.E.
Impact of Open Educational Resources in Higher Education Institutions in Spain and Latin Americas through Social Network Analysis
Prof. Edmundo Tovar (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, CIF Q2818015F), Mr. Jorge A. Lopez-Vargas (Universidad Técnica Particular de Loja), Mr. Nelson O Piedra (Universidad Tecnica Particular de Loja), and Prof. Janneth Alexandra Chicaiza (Universidad Técnica Particular de Loja)
Path to Accreditation for Engineering Programs in Latin America through Coordinated and Tailored Support: The Latin American and Caribbean Consortium of Engineering Institutions (LACCEI) Par Amigo Initiative
Dr. Zenaida Otero Gephardt (Rowan University), Dr. Maria M. Larrondo-Petrie (Florida Atlantic University), and Dr. Ing. Mariana Archibold (CONEAUPA)
The Teaching and Evaluation of Technology and Engineering Concepts to Dominican Junior High and High School Students
Dr. Geoff Wright (Brigham Young University), Prof. Ron Terry (Brigham Young University), Dr. Steven L Shumway (Bringham Young University), and Prof. Richard G. Helps (Brigham Young University)
An Evaluation of the Mexican culture on students hands on research experiences
Dr. Erick Jones (University of Texas, Arlington), Dr. Vettrivel Gnaneswaran (University of Wisconsin-Platteville), and Beatriz Murrieta (Tecnologico de Monterrey, Campus Queretaro)