OER Project

OER project, David Christiansen | Nov 1, 2020

The OER Project offers an open-access, free world history courses and an educator community to help pace and guide the instructor. The three offered courses are Big History, Origins to Present, and 1750 to present, but instructors may assign select videos and readings to complement their own syllabi. When following the OER courses, students log in at a separate site from instructors; instructors have access to pacing and content guides. This standards-based world history course builds upon foundational historical thinking skills in preparation for AP, college, and beyond. The interdisciplinary Big History course is ideal for middle and high schoolers, but select material may be appropriate for the undergraduate survey course. Note: this resource requires registration.

Tags: World Assignments Lecture, Podcast, & Documentary Lesson Plans Maps Primary Sources Readings Short Video Syllabus Timelines Accessibility Teaching Guide African Diaspora Cultural Economic Empires Environmental Exploration & Expansion Food & Foodways Human Rights & Violations Jewish Labor Legal Maritime Medicine, Science, & Technology Migration & Immigration Military Native American & Indigenous Peace Movements & Protests Political Race & Ethnicity Religion Revolutions Slavery States, Nations, & Nationalism Teaching Methods Transnational Women, Gender, & Sexuality 1400-1600 1600-1800 1800-1900 1900-1945 1945-Present 600 BCE to 600 CE 600 to 1400 8000 BCE to 600 BCE


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