Maine Open Educational Resources (OER)
Building the capacity of Maine educators to use technology, and engaging teaching and learning strategies, to prepare students for college, career, and meaningful lives in their communities.
What are Open Educational Resources (OER)?
Why are OER Important?
Links to Other Subject Area Final OER
See photos from the workshop "Responding to Teacher Needs: A Wishlist for World Language Education" at the FLAME annual conference March 4, 2011
The OER Project:
The Maine Department of Education awarded Syntiro multiple grants funded through Title IID Enhancing Education through Technology - American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) Competitive Grant monies. These grants support the identification of on-line educational resources and professional development to assist teachers to develop the skills and knowledge to more fully utilize Maine’s rich technological resources to enhance teaching and learning. See below to learn more about the two types of grants awarded, or download the informative Power Point Presentation (ppt).
New! Teachers, please visit our Presentation Materials page to find resources to help you plan and implement your OER presentations.