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Below is a set of materials developed to help educators use and learn more about the Achieve Open Educational Resource (OER) Rubrics and OER Evaluation Tool. This includes a handbook, videos and set of presentation slides that give instructions on how to apply the rubrics and use the online tool, as well as examples of what different ratings mean under each rubric. The information included in in the handbook, videos and slides is meant to mirror one another, with specific examples included in the handbook and slides. Multiple ways to read and share this information gives educators the opportunity to use the resource(s) that are most useful for them.
Achieve Open Educational Resources Evaluation Tool Handbook
Click the links below to view videos and download presentation slides that explain how to apply the rubrics and use the OER Evaluation tool.
An Introduction to the Achieve OER Rubrics | Video ∙ Slides
Rubric I: Alignment to Standards | Video ∙ Slides
Rubric II: Quality of Explanation of the Subject Matter | Video ∙ Slides
Rubric III: Utility of Materials Designed to Support Teaching | Video ∙ Slides
Rubric IV: Quality of Assessment | Video ∙ Slides
Rubric V: Quality of Technological Interactivity | Video ∙ Slides
Rubric VI: Quality of Instructional Tasks and Practice Exercises | Video ∙ Slides
Rubric VII: Opportunities for Deeper Learning | Video ∙ Slides
Using the Achieve OER Evaluation Tool on OER Commons | Video ∙ Slides
Virtual Tour of the OER Rubrics and Evaluation Tool