#GoOpen and Iowa

You are invited to an informational session to learn more about #GoOpen!

#GoOpen is a national movement of districts and states transitioning to the use of openly licensed educational resources in place of traditional instructional materials. The U.S. Department of Education's Office of Educational Technology officially launched #GoOpen on October 29, 2015 and has seen incredible growth and support across the country.


This informational session will cover:

  • Overview of openly licensed educational resources
  • #GoOpen history
  • What it means to become a #GoOpen District
  • What it means to you as a school librarian or tech coach
  • Next steps
  • Q&A

#GoOpen School Librarians

Monday, Sep. 12th, 11-11:30am

This is an online event.

This presentation will be given during a Keystone AEA teacher librarian learning session. The link for this online event is: https://gwaea.zoom.us/j/346423566

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

#GoOpen Technology/Instructional Coaches

Monday, Sep. 19th, 1:30-2pm

This is an online event.

This presentation will be given during a Grant Wood AEA instructional/technology coaches learning session. The link for this online event is:

https://gwaea.zoom.us/j/827949276

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

For more information...

To gain a better understanding of OER and the #GoOpen mission, visit the #GoOpen page here: http://tech.ed.gov/open-education/


For a detailed overview of what it means to #GoOpen, visit the #GoOpen Districts page here: http://tech.ed.gov/open-education/go-open-districts/


For more information on how to get started, download the #GoOpen District Launch packet here: http://tech.ed.gov/open-education/go-open-districts/launch/

Questions?

If you have questions about either of these information sessions please contact: Stacy Behmer, Coordinator of Digital Learning, Grant Wood AEA


These sessions will be recorded and shared after the event.