Amazon launches free platform for learning materials – Amazon Inspire

Amazon, the giant e-commerce retailer is poised up to enter the educational publishing market with the launch of Amazon Inspire – a free platform for sharing learning materials. The platform allows the teachers and others to post and share education resources online without any membership fee or any cost.

Amazon launches free platform for learning materials - Amazon Inspire

The open education resources (OER) platform – Amazon Inspire for teachers allows to source free learning materials for students from kindergarten to twelfth grade, starting first as a beta in the U.S. Amazon estimates that teachers spend around 12 hours a week looking for course materials, and so it’s about tapping into that as much as it is reducing the time. 

You can register for the access to the Inspire library through this link. The platform is still in Beta and seeking collaboration from teachers and institutions for making the future of open educational resources.

What are the other great OER platforms which you are using apart from Moodle’s own Let us know in the comments below.

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Jaswinder Singh

Jaswinder Singh, passionate about using Moodle in improving the Indian Education System and reaching the students in far flung areas where still education seems to be a impossible prospect of life. He is the author of the popular Moodle Book "How to use Moodle 2.7". In October 2016, Jaswinder was elected as the Moodle User's Association Committee member - the first to make it from India.

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