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ABOUT OTAN TRAINING: Workshop Descriptions

Workshop title Learn360 Resources for Adult Education 
Workshop description

Save yourself some time! Don’t just scour the Internet looking and looking for a video or clip to enhance a lesson. This session will review Learn360, a vetted, safe library that is correlated to standards, organized for schools, easy to use, and full of appropriate videos, clips and more from the industry’s top producers.

With Learn360, teachers and students can stream and/or download from a premium library of over 130,000+ hand-picked videos, short videos, video clips, interactives, teacher guides, math activities, science diagrams, timelines and more. You will see content from 160+ producers including the History Channel, National Geographic, HBO, BBC, Shopware, Sunburst and more.

Learn360 resources can be added to your Google Classroom or your OTAN Moodle hosted course easily so your students can log in to one site and seamlessly access Learn360 resources within one interface. If you do not have a Moodle course or Google classroom, not to worry - you can share the links with your students in emails. Learn how to locate and share these resources today!

Prerequisites: Participants should be comfortable using a computer and the Internet.

 
Session length 1 hour 
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.