This session is meant to engage participants in discussions around the evaluation of open educational resources (OER) and the practice of using rubrics to access OER. The participants will compare resources by content using rubrics to evaluate their effectiveness.
All resources in this collection have been vetted for instructional use by the Maryland State Department of Education.
Accessibility presentation presented at the Inspired Designer session. The session includes an overview of the legal requirements that must be met when creating or evaluating digital resources, and the various tools used to analyze websites and documents. Activities are included that allow participants to use their own devices to create Microsoft Word and PowerPoint resources that will be accessible to all students.
The Overview of OER Presentation PPT was presented at the MSDE Inspired Designers OER Development Workshops. This presentation provides a general overview of what constitutes an OER and the benefits of their use. Resource link to OER activity included.
Privacy presentation presented at the MSDE Inspired Designer OER Development workshop. Privides a general overview of federal student data privacy regulations as well as Maryland COMAR. Also includes activities and additional resources for a professional development session.