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Open Educational Resources

Intro to Washington OER Commons Hub Webinar

The Washington Hub on OER Commons contains openly licensed instructional materials and remote learning suggestions for educators and families curated by OSPI content experts.

Each 30-minute session covers the same content. The webinar will be recorded for later playback.

Contact Information

Open Educational Resources

Barbara Soots
360-725-6102

Open Educational Resources (OER) are teaching and learning materials in the public domain or released under an open license that permits their free use, adaptation, and sharing.

OER can be produced in any medium --digital or print. They include full courses, supplemental units and lessons, videos, and any other resource used to support access to knowledge.

Awareness & Advocacy

Since Washington legislation passed in 2012, OSPI's K–12 OER Project has advocated for OER as an important part of the instructional materials ecosystem. Below are resources to help educators and districts locate, review, and implement OER.

Development Assistance

Working with districts to develop full-course or unit level OER aligned to learning standards.

Library-OER Commons Washington Hub

Maintaining a library of OER developed by OSPI grantees or collaborators and aligned to Washington K–12 Learning Standards.

OER Commons Washington Hub
Harnessing the potential of OER to share resources widely - promoting equitable access to quality instructional materials.

Creative Commons License
Except where otherwise noted, content on this site by Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. All logos and trademarks are property of their respective owners.