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ABOUT OTAN TRAINING: Workshop Descriptions

Workshop title Creating Open Educational Resources 
Workshop description

As educators learn more about the power of Open Educational Resources (OER's), and the value of modifying properly licensed materials, teachers need tools to quickly make changes and create new works for their learners. This session will provide a list of online creation tools to help you revise, or create, learning materials for your students. Add text, graphics, interactive games or assessments as well as video. There are many online tools to help you create and license your own Open Educational Resources. 

Prerequisites: Basic computer and internet skills.

For more information about this and other OTAN Workshops contact OTAN at support@otan.us or call 916-228-2580.

Session length 1.5 hours 
Format Workshops: Synchronous online trainings, or series of trainings, in which facilitator and participants interact by voice or chat. 

To find out more about any of these workshops, including dates and times offered, please check the California Adult Education Professional Development Web site. This site has information on OTAN offered training, as well as training offered by CALPRO and CASAS.

Minimum System Requirements for Participating in Online Workshops:

  • Broadband Internet connection (DSL, Cable modem or faster, no dial-up).
  • Computer with speakers or headphones (some classes require microphones too).
  • Active e-mail account through registration for the course as an OTAN member.
  • Some workshops have other special requirements, please read the workshop descriptions carefully.