Presentation on theme: "4/19/12 Anne Roehrich Bruce DeWitt. A BOUT THE F LEX B OOK 267 Beautiful B/W Pages Fully color and interactive online Collaborative effort between HS."— Presentation transcript:
A BOUT THE F LEX B OOK 267 Beautiful B/W Pages Fully color and interactive online Collaborative effort between HS teachers Printed Copies o 1000 sold as student resource guide- $5.00 o Printed classroom sets o Library sets for checkout o Some classes use electronically in labs o Available on CK12 now
A BOUT THE PROCESS +/- 300 hours of writing/editing time Writing Team o 3 HS Math Teachers Reviewing Team o 6 HS Math Teachers (all schools represented) Content/Standards o CK12 aligned current content to MN Standards o Arranged content and assigned learning targets to each unit
A BOUT THE E LECTRONIC R ESOURCES Moodle Simulations, links, differentiation opportunities Kahn/Odyssey Epub format CK12.org
A BOUT CK12. ORG Non Profit Open Content Web Based Collaborative Model
L ESSONS L EARNED Writing from home during the summer is tough Write as a team to overcome technology questions together Don't tackle more than a 1 tri/1semester course in a summer Expect disagreements, give editorial control to writers
M ORE L ESSONS Districts should collaborate on another text. Budget for revisions in year 2 Consider additional teams for solution guides, test banks, problem sets etc.