Web-based resources that support virtual learning


As a mission-driven, nonprofit organization dedicated to improving educational access and equity, The NROC Project always makes free, web-based resources available to everyone. Whether you currently deliver virtual learning experiences or you are planning to deliver virtual learning experiences in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, we encourage you to take advantage of EdReady.org and HippoCampus.org[…]

NROC Webinar Kentucky Skills U Instructional Framework Series for Adult Educators


The Kentucky Skills U Instructional Framework Series was designed to provide a common instructional foundation for all of Kentucky’s adult education providers. Local adult educators (who intuitively aligned instruction with college and career readiness standards, student assessment criteria, and program performance metrics) provided the impetus for this project. Building upon the work done by local[…]

NROC Webinar Workforce-Education Partnerships to Change the Opportunity Equation


Comprehensive workforce talent pathways, aligned with industries that drive economic development, give communities the power to rally their entire workforce continuum––education, WIOA, nonprofits, and employers––to strengthen local economies. Learn how The Bridge of Southern New Mexico, and its mission-related Workforce Talent Collaborative, brought together an unprecedented set of partners to connect the people of this[…]

NROC Webinar OER Slam Favorites From the NROC Community


Pioneering NROC members are working with teachers to adapt low- and no-cost content and applications for powerful instruction in high school, college, and adult education classrooms. Learn how they are implementing their favorite open educational resources (OER) to improve student outcomes. Presenters: Jon Fila, Minnesota Intermediate District 287; Theresa Umscheid, Iowa Community College Online Consortium;[…]

NROC Webinar Training Pre-service Teachers with EdReady


Learn how California State University at Long Beach focused the use of EdReady on the goal of enhancing prospective secondary mathematics teachers’ pedagogical content knowledge, as well as their understanding of how digital resources might enhance student learning in practice. Presenter: Babette Benkin, Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics,[…]