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For nearly 20 years INFOhio has made high-quality, age-appropriate, standards-aligned digital content freely accessible to Ohio's PreK-12 students and educators. Learn how you can build or supplement your curriculum using the Open Educational Resources (OER) available from INFOhio. Choose to complete individual classes in this INFOhio Learning Pathway, or complete the full Building Your Digital Curriculum with INFOhio OER Learning Pathway to earn up to 15 contact hours.

About the Building Your Digital Curriculum with INFOhio OER Learning Pathway

About the Building Your Digital Curriculum with INFOhio OER Learning Pathway

Locate information about the Building Your Digital Curriculum with INFOhio OER Learning Pathway including a syllabus, options for taking the class, and a training guide for instructional trainers or coaches.

2 lessons 0 minutes Beginner
Introduction to INFOhio

Introduction to INFOhio

Learn more about INFOhio, Ohio's PreK-12 Digital Library, with a wealth of resources available at no cost to Ohio students, parents, and educators. This class will help participants identify the resources with digital content and web tools available on the website, and learn to navigate the site easily. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

12 lessons 2 hours Beginner
OER and the 5 P's

OER and the 5 P's

Develop a plan your district, school, or department can use to build or supplement curriculum with Open Educational Resources (OER) and other no-cost digital resources from INFOhio. Using OER, schools can improve the currency, diversity, and accessibility of instructional content. Additionally, OER can have cost-savings benefits. Participants will use The 5 P's for Successful Curriculum Transformation: Ohio's PreK-12 Digital Content Adoption Playbook to outline their Purpose, Program, Process, and Platform for building or supplementing curriculum with OER and methods for supporting the People who curate and create curriculum materials. Upon successful completion of this class, earn a certificate for four contact hours.

18 lessons 4 hours Beginner
Educator Tools

Educator Tools

Learn more about Educator Tools, INFOhio's repository of high-quality, standards-aligned OER. Educator Tools, powered by INFOhio, includes more than 70,000 teacher-approved lesson plans, learning activities, assessments, and other instructional materials to support personalized learning, project-based learning, and the inquiry process. Participants will learn how to use Educator Tools to find resources to support all subjects and all grade levels. Upon successful completion of this class, participants will earn a certificate for two contact hours.

11 lessons 2 hours Beginner
ISearch for Teachers

ISearch for Teachers

Learn more about ISearch, INFOhio's discovery search interface, in this three hour class. ISearch lets you search nearly all INFOhio resources, along with the contents of your school library, from a single search box, making it easier for you to find the right print and digital texts and other content for your students. Participants will learn how to use ISearch to find resources for students and how to teach students to use ISearch for their research. Upon successful completion of this class, participants will earn a certificate for three contact hours.

14 lessons 3 hours Beginner
Open Space Basics

Open Space Basics

Open Space is INFOhio's platform for Ohio PreK-12 educators to collaborate and create Open Educational Resources (OER). This class introduces participants to Open Space features and is a prerequisite for the Open Space Collaboration and Creation class in this INFOhio Learning Pathway. After successfully completing the final quiz for the Open Space Basics class, earn a certificate for one contact hour.

9 lessons 1 hour Beginner
Open Space Collaboration and Creation

Open Space Collaboration and Creation

Open Space is INFOhio's platform for Ohio PreK-12 educators to collaborate and create Open Educational Resources (OER). This class builds on the features introduced in the Open Space Basics class in this INFOhio Learning Pathway. Participants should successfully complete Open Space Basics before beginning Open Space Collaboration and Creation. In this class, participants learn about working in public and private groups, submitting resources, and remixing existing OER. After successfully completing the final quiz for the Open Space Collaboration and Creation class, earn a certificate for three contact hours.

15 lessons 3 hours Intermediate
Building Your Digital Curriculum with INFOhio OER Final Quiz and Badge

Building Your Digital Curriculum with INFOhio OER Final Quiz and Badge

Congratulations! You have completed the Building Your Digital Curriculum with INFOhio OER Learning Pathway. By taking this quiz, you will earn a Building Your Digital Curriculum with INFOhio OER Learning Pathway Badge. This pathway is worth 15 contact hours, and the certificates you earned from completing each class serve as evidence of those hours.

1 lesson 0 minutes Beginner
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