Open Educational Resource Material Adoptions

Publication Year: 
2017
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OER 
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K-12 
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Analysis for this report includes responses from 584 K-12 school districts. These responses represent 48 states and the District of Columbia. The average number of students for the reporting districts was 6,278, with the overall sample accounting for 3,490,735 students.

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K-12 school districts have a greater degree of awareness of OER materials than of OER concepts and definitions. Two-thirds of all districts are aware of at least one OER full-course curriculum, with 37% having actively considered at least one for adoption. A full 16% of districts have adopted at least one full-course OER curriculum.

Respondents were presented with a list of K-12 full-course curricula materials, all of which are classified as OER, covering a total of 14 different combinations of subject area and publishers.

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