Teachers sharing resources online
Learn how to share and adapt learning resources using online repositories like TES Connect. Understand the benefits of resource sharing and evaluate suitable sites. Create and upload your own resources for others to use. Enhance your teaching experience with resource sharing.
This free course, Teachers sharing resources online, is designed to help you learn about how learning resources can be shared using online repositories, i.e. websites that allow for the uploading of electronic materials that can then be used and adapted by others. One of the leading examples of such websites is TES Connect. While the course draws its examples and activities from this site its principles are designed so that they may be applied to others.
Course learning outcomes
After studying this course, you should be able to:
Understand the benefits of resource sharing to creators (teachers), their institutions, their pupils and to those who use the resources
Evaluate a range of resource sharing sites for suitability to a personal context
Select and evaluate shared resources for use in this context
Create a learning resource for sharing with others
Select a site for uploading and upload the resource.