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6-12 Digital Content Learning Pathway
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INFOhio's digital tools and resources for teachers and students in grades 6-12 support the Ohio Learning Standards, provide a foundation for the inquiry process that connects classroom learning with real-world applications, and transform students into educators, researchers, and advocates. Choose to complete individual classes in this INFOhio Learning Pathway, or complete the full 6-12 Digital Content Learning Pathway to earn up to 20 contact hours.

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10/14/2021
Ages 3-5 Digital Content Learning Pathway
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INFOhio's quality resources and tools for children ages 3-5 and the adults who lead them support Ohio Learning Standards. They also provide a foundation of learning using a variety of media and prepare learners for future success. Choose to complete individual classes in this INFOhio Learning Pathway, or complete the full Ages 3-5 Digital Content Learning Pathway to earn up to 10 contact hours.

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INFOhio Learning Pathways
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10/14/2021
BLUEcloud Learning Pathway
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BLUEcloud is SirsiDynix's next-generation library services platform that brings the best library user experience in a cloud-based environment. Through INFOhio, the following BLUEcloud products can be accessed such as BLUEcloud Circulation, BLUEcloud Cataloging, MobileStaff, and ISearch. BLUEcloud Circulation manages check-ins, checkouts, holds, and more, from any supported device with an internet connection. BLUEcloud Cataloging brings copy cataloging to the cloud, to work smarter and faster. With MobileStaff, take circulation out from behind the circulation desk, conduct inventory, and create a self-checkout station. ISearch, INFOhio's discovery search interface, allows users to search nearly all INFOhio resources along with the contents of school libraries making it easier for you to find the right resource when needed. Choose to complete individual classes in this INFOhio Learning Pathway, or complete the full BLUEcloud Learning Pathway to earn up to 18.5 contact hours.

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INFOhio Learning Pathways
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10/14/2021
Building Your Digital Curriculum with INFOhio OER Learning Pathway
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For nearly 20 years INFOhio has made high-quality, age-appropriate, standards-aligned digital content freely accessible to Ohio's PreK-12 students and educators. Learn how you can build or supplement your curriculum using the Open Educational Resources (OER) available from INFOhio. Choose to complete individual classes in this INFOhio Learning Pathway, or complete the full Building Your Digital Curriculum with INFOhio OER Learning Pathway to earn up to 15 contact hours.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
10/14/2021
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: Advocacy: Sharing the Value of Your School Library
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Learn about the importance of promoting your school library and develop a plan to help raise awareness of the services and support available. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
10/14/2021
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: BLUEcloud Cataloging
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Learn more about BLUEcloud Cataloging, SirsiDynix's next-generation, browser-based, cataloging software. This class will train school library staff on how to use and incorporate BLUEcloud Cataloging into their own unique library environment. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for three contact hours.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
11/19/2019
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: BLUEcloud Circulation
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Learn about BLUEcloud Circulation, SirsiDynix's next-generation, browser-based, circulation software. School library staff will learn about the many benefits of using BLUEcloud Circulation. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for three contact hours.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
10/14/2021
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: BLUEcloud Course Lists
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BLUEcloud Course Lists is a resource list management tool enabling librarians and teachers to work together to build lists of library and online resources relevant to what students are studying. Course Lists is a great way to promote your library’s resources, incorporate teacher vetted materials, and link to safe, quality digital resources.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
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10/14/2021
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: BookFlix
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Learn more about Scholastic BookFlix, provided at no cost to Ohio schools by INFOhio. This literacy resource for students in grades PreK-3 includes over 140 pairs of fiction and nonfiction eBooks. This class will help educators learn how to use the resource and integrate BookFlix into classroom instruction. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
11/19/2019
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: Collection Development
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Learn the skills necessary to develop a collection that is up-to-date, accurate, and relevant for students and teachers. After completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for three contact hours.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
10/14/2021
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: EdReports
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Learn more about EdReports, a nonprofit reviewer of instructional materials. This resource provides thorough reports on the overall effectiveness of educational content using rubrics designed and reviewed by education professionals. This class will help participants navigate the site and implement the reports into their material adoption process. After successfully completing a final quiz, earn a certificate for 4 contact hours.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
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INFOhio
Date Added:
12/16/2020
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: EdReports
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Learn more about EdReports, a nonprofit reviewer of instructional materials. This resource provides thorough reports on the overall effectiveness of educational content using rubrics designed and reviewed by education professionals. This class will help participants navigate the site and implement the reports into their material adoption process. After successfully completing a final quiz, earn a certificate for 4 contact hours.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
10/14/2021
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: Educator Tools
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Learn more about Educator Tools, INFOhio's repository of high-quality, standards-aligned OER. Educator Tools, powered by INFOhio, includes more than 70,000 teacher-approved lesson plans, learning activities, assessments, and other instructional materials to support personalized learning, project-based learning, and the inquiry process. Participants will learn how to use Educator Tools to find resources to support all subjects and all grade levels. Upon successful completion of this class, participants will earn a certificate for two contact hours.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
11/19/2019
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: Explora for Grades 6-8 and Explora for Grades 9-12
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Learn more about EBSCO's Explora for Grades 6-8 and Explora for Grades 9-12, provided at no cost to Ohio schools by INFOhio and Libraries Connect Ohio. This database collection includes digital content such as magazine articles, newspaper articles, videos, and images appropriate for inquiry and project-based learning. This class will help educators learn how to use this resource to support an inquiry-based classroom. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
10/14/2021
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: Explora for Grades PreK-5
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Learn more about EBSCO's Explora for Grades PreK-5, provided at no cost to Ohio schools by INFOhio and Libraries Connect Ohio. This database collection includes digital content such as magazine articles, newspaper articles, videos, and images appropriate for early readers. This class will help educators learn how to use this resource to find content for instruction and learning. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
02/13/2020
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: Fetch
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Learn about Fetch, INFOhio's online catalog for students in grades K-2. Fetch is a simple web-based catalog only search for the youngest of users and includes a visual search, reading program search, and advanced search options. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
10/14/2021
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: Gale In Context: Elementary
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Learn more about Gale In Context: Elementary, provided at no cost to Ohio schools by INFOhio and Libraries Connect Ohio. This content-rich resource includes digital text, video, images, and more for learners in primary grades. This class will help educators learn how to use the resource and include it in classroom instruction. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
08/25/2020
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: Highlights Library
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Learn more about Highlights Library, provided at no cost to Ohio schools by INFOhio. This literacy resource for students in grades K-5 includes over 2800 eBooks. This class will help educators learn how to use the resource and integrate Highlights Library into classroom instruction. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

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Practitioner Support
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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
10/14/2021
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: INFOhio Early Learning Portal
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Learn more about the INFOhio Early Learning Portal, a collection of over 50 quality websites and mobile apps that support the Ohio Early Learning Standards. Participants will explore the digital resources found in the Early Learning Portal and learn how to integrate them into the early learning classroom and instruction. After successfully completing a quiz, participants will earn a certificate for two contact hours.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
10/14/2021
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: ISearch for Inquiry
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Learn more about ISearch, INFOhio's discovery search interface, and its role in the inquiry process. ISearch lets you search nearly all INFOhio resources from a single search box. Participants will learn how to use ISearch to lead students through the inquiry process. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

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Full Course
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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
10/14/2021
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: ISearch for Librarians
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Learn more about ISearch, INFOhio's discovery search interface, in this four and a half hour (4.5) class. ISearch lets you search nearly all INFOhio resources, along with the contents of your school library, from a single search box, making it easier for you to find the right print and digital texts and other content for your students and staff. School library staff will learn how to use ISearch to find resources for students and staff and how to teach them to use ISearch for their research. Participants will also learn customization options that they can use to refine their ISearch experience. After successfully completing the final quiz, participants will earn a certificate for four and a half (4.5) contact hours.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
08/25/2020
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: ISearch for Teachers
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Learn more about ISearch, INFOhio's discovery search interface, in this three hour class. ISearch lets you search nearly all INFOhio resources, along with the contents of your school library, from a single search box, making it easier for you to find the right print and digital texts and other content for your students. Participants will learn how to use ISearch to find resources for students and how to teach students to use ISearch for their research. Upon successful completion of this class, participants will earn a certificate for three contact hours.

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Practitioner Support
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INFOhio
Provider Set:
INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
11/19/2019
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: Information Literacy
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Learn about information literacy, the structure of an information framework, the resources to build information literacy, and tools to build information literacy into your communication and curriculum for students. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

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Full Course
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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
10/14/2021
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: Introduction to Cataloging
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Develop a more complete understanding of how and why we catalog the way we do. This class is for new Ohio school librarians or Ohio school library staff who have not completed a graduate program in library science. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for one contact hour.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
10/14/2021
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: Introduction to INFOhio
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Learn more about INFOhio, Ohio's PreK-12 Digital Library, with a wealth of resources available at no cost to Ohio students, parents, and educators. This class will help participants identify the resources with digital content and web tools available on the website, and learn to navigate the site easily. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

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Practitioner Support
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Full Course
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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
11/19/2019
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: Iwonder
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Learn more about IWonder, an inquiry-based tool developed by INFOhio. Age-appropriate websites are selected by teachers and librarians to support homework and inquiry-based learning. This class will help teachers use IWonder with students as they develop questions and locate information to facilitate the inquiry process using age-appropriate websites that are aligned to Ohio's Learning Standards. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

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Practitioner Support
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Full Course
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INFOhio
Provider Set:
INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
10/14/2021
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: Literature Online
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Learn more about Literature Online: American & English Literature. This cross-searchable database of full-text literature covers works of prose, poetry, and drama. This class will help educators learn how to use the resource and integrate Literature Online into classroom instruction. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

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INFOhio
Provider Set:
INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
05/12/2021
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: MobileStaff
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MobileStaff (formerly called MobileCirc) is a mobile-based circulation application that integrates directly with your existing catalog. With MobileStaff not only can you circulate materials but you can also inventory, weed, manage holds, and much more. With its browser and app-based setup, a wide variety of devices can be used so that you can get out from behind the circulation desk and go mobile with MobileStaff!

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
10/14/2021
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: OER and the 5 P's
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Develop a plan your district, school, or department can use to build or supplement curriculum with Open Educational Resources (OER) and other no-cost digital resources from INFOhio. Using OER, schools can improve the currency, diversity, and accessibility of instructional content. Additionally, OER can have cost-savings benefits. Participants will use The 5 P's for Successful Curriculum Transformation: Ohio's PreK-12 Digital Content Adoption Playbook to outline their Purpose, Program, Process, and Platform for building or supplementing curriculum with OER and methods for supporting the People who curate and create curriculum materials. Upon successful completion of this class, earn a certificate for four contact hours.

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Practitioner Support
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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
11/19/2019
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: Open Space Basics
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Open Space is INFOhio's platform for Ohio PreK-12 educators to collaborate and create Open Educational Resources (OER). This class introduces participants to Open Space features and is a prerequisite for the Open Space Collaboration and Creation class in this INFOhio Learning Pathway. After successfully completing the final quiz for the Open Space Basics class, earn a certificate for one contact hour.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
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11/18/2019
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: Open Space Collaboration and Creation
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Open Space is INFOhio's platform for Ohio PreK-12 educators to collaborate and create Open Educational Resources (OER). This class builds on the features introduced in the Open Space Basics class in this INFOhio Learning Pathway. Participants should successfully complete Open Space Basics before beginning Open Space Collaboration and Creation. In this class, participants learn about working in public and private groups, submitting resources, and remixing existing OER. After successfully completing the final quiz for the Open Space Collaboration and Creation class, earn a certificate for three contact hours.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
01/29/2020
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: Points of View Reference Center
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Learn more about Points of View Reference Center, provided at no cost to Ohio's schools by INFOhio and Libraries Connect Ohio. Updated with currently trending topics, teachers will learn how to support students as they locate information using Points of View Reference Center by navigating topics within each category. This class will help educators utilize the instructional resources offered by Points of View Reference Center to develop an inquiry-based classroom. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

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Practitioner Support
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Full Course
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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
08/25/2020
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: Reading on the Screen
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Learn more about the differences between reading print and digital text. This class will introduce participants to research on how reading on a screen affects student learning and the strategies and approaches to help students read complex text online for comprehension and synthesis. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for three contact hours.

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Practitioner Support
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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
08/25/2020
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: Sanborn Insurance Maps
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Learn more about Sanborn Insurance Maps, provided at no cost to Ohio schools by INFOhio. This database of Ohio maps for students in grades 6-12 includes over 40,000 maps of Ohio cities. This class will help educators learn how to use the resource and integrate Sanborn Insurance Maps into classroom instruction. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

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Practitioner Support
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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
02/24/2021
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: Storia
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Learn more about Storia: Ohio's Grades 3-6 eBook Collection, provided at no cost to Ohio schools by INFOhio. This class will help educators who work with students in grades 3-6 learn how to set up, use, and integrate Storia's eBooks into reading instruction. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for three contact hours.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
10/14/2021
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: Using Technology with Early Learners
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Learn more about using technology with early learners. Participants in the class will learn more about how to use media and technology, such as INFOhio's digital content, and strategies for supporting early learners using it for learning and play. The role of families, teachers, and community members as media models is addressed. After successfully completing a quiz, participants will earn a certificate for two contact hours.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
10/14/2021
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: What is Inquiry?
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Learn more about the inquiry process and the INFOhio tools and resources that support students as they question, discover, learn, and grow. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for four contact hours.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
02/13/2020
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: World Book Early Learning
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Learn more about World Book Early Learning, provided at no cost to Ohio schools by INFOhio and Libraries Connect Ohio. This online resource includes eBooks, games, and videos for students in grades PreK-3. This class will help educators learn how to navigate the resource and integrate its content into instruction. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
11/19/2019
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: World Book Kids
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Learn more about World Book Kids, provided at no cost to Ohio schools by INFOhio and Libraries Connect Ohio. This encyclopedia for elementary students includes nonfiction text and a variety of digital media. This class will help educators learn how to navigate the resource to find the best content to integrate into instruction. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

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INFOhio
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INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
11/19/2019
INFOhio Learning Pathways Class: World Book Student and Advanced
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Learn more about World Book Student and World Book Advanced, provided at no cost to Ohio's schools by INFOhio and Libraries Connect Ohio. Much more than an online encyclopedia, World Book Student and World Book Advanced include interactive maps, eBooks, videos, and images to engage student learning. This class will help educators use the content offered by World Book to support students as they locate and evaluate information during the inquiry process. Teachers will learn how to locate instructional resources to develop an inquiry-based classroom. After successfully completing the final quiz, earn a certificate for two contact hours.

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Practitioner Support
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Full Course
Provider:
INFOhio
Provider Set:
INFOhio Learning Pathways
Date Added:
02/13/2020