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GoOpen Fact Sheet

Enabling Innovation and Teacher Creativity through Open Licensed Educational Resources. The Department of Education's initiative to challenge states and school districts to begin replacing traditional textbooks with open licensed educational materials. The President’s ConnectED Initiative has provided millions of students and teachers access to next­generation broadband in their classrooms and libraries....

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Sally Robertson
Sally Robertson (Librarian)
7 years ago

This fact sheet about the GoOpen program tells about the benefits of using open textbooks/resources in K-12 education for both teachers and students. It also shows the importance of OER collections like MERLOT. 

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