#GoOpenVA Users Help Hub

A Hub for all #GoOpenVA users, with help files, tips, how-to videos, and more.

What is this Hub for?

This Hub was created for all users of #GoOpenVA, no matter your experience level with technology, openly-licensed resources, or collaboration.  Scroll down to view the various help areas, which have been created to address specific activities. You are invited to join the Groups and add your own voice. 


If you want to learn MORE about using #GoOpenVA, you have three other resources to turn to:

The Help Center right here on #GoOpenVA

The online-only Introduction to OER course offered through Virtual Virginia (about 4 hours of self-paced work). Sign up at the Virtual Virginia PD page. Click on the link to the VVA Professional Learning Portal, and then click on the listing for Introdoctuion to OER in order to enroll.

The Workshop in a Box developed with VSTE (Virginia Society for Technology in Education) members, which has materials for a locally delivered or managed professional learning experience.  The Workshops are divided into 4 topics, which can be offered in the following order: Foundations, Curate, Customize, and Create.

NEW Creating using Open Author screencasts

Oct. 7, 2021, 10:24 a.m.

The Creating using Open Author screencasts (in the CREATE section) have been divided into 3 videos rather than 2 (to make them shorter), and have been updated with the latest process for adding the metadata for aligned VA SOL.

New Search Tips

Oct. 4, 2021, 12:48 p.m.

A new video and PPTX covers searching for particular types of resources on #GoOpenVA