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Sunday, December 11 • 8:30am - 11:30am
Digital Curriculum for Elementary Grades: OER and More LIMITED

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Today you will examine digital online curriculum as both a student and a teacher. Begin with an overview of the digital content available to schools by examining Open Educational Resources (OER), school district and self-created content, subscription, and non-subscription commercial content. Techniques to evaluate digital curriculum will be next, and you will take away a workable evaluation process for your classroom. Examples of digital content implementation will be explored, and in groups you will create checklists and implementation plans for each of your schools along with action plans.

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Seth Leavitt

Teacher, Minneapolis Public Schools
Seth Leavitt has been teaching in Minneapolis for twenty-four years. He taught Middle School Mathematics at Field Middle School since 2001. Prior to that, he taught elementary grades 3, 4, and 5 at Lyndale Community School, Marcy Open School, and Morris Park Community School. While... Read More →
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Dan McGuire

Executive Director, Sabier
Executive Director of the Stone Arch Bridge Initiative for Education Resources.Areas of focus are: OER Curation and Creation - Professional Development for K12 and Higher Ed faculty to use openly licensed content via an LMS, preferably an opensource one. Implementation, Design, and... Read More →

Sunday December 11, 2016 8:30am - 11:30am CST