What Is FTE – Gooru?
Learn the vocabulary of Gooru and go to GooruLearning.org to explore.
Try the links to the left of this page for easy guides to using FTE’s Gooru collections in your classroom.
Check out FTEin Gooru’s Partner Library at www.goorulearning.org/#FTE
|Gooru: An educational search engine.Library: Gooru collections are located in a library, organized into 4 sections: Science, Math, Social Science, and English Language Arts. The library is searchable by topic.
Segment: A sub-set of resources in a collection. Collections frequently have more than one segment. For example, all FTE teacher collections a segment identifying the National Voluntary Content Standards, the Economic Reasoning Propositions, and the Common Core Knowledge Standards addressed. Teacher collections also typically include a segment of suggested classroom activities teachers may use to supplement the direct instruction students receive online.
Narration: Each FTE collection includes a text narration to guide the user through the resources.
Student vs. Teacher Collections: The FTE collections in the Gooru “Introduction to Economics” course are intended for teachers. Collection titles include the words “Teaching About” or are designated by (Teachers) following the title. Student collections are designated by (Student) at the end of the title.
Hot Topic Collections: All FTE – Gooru Hot Topic Collections are published in sets, including a teacher guide collection and one or more student collections. The teacher guide and accompaying student collection on a topic have the same thumbnail picture for easy identification.
About Our Partner Gooru (www.goorulearning.org)
|Gooru is a free search engine for learning. Teachers and students can use Gooru to search for rich collections of multimedia resources, digital textbooks, videos, games and quizzes created by educators in the Gooru community. Collections are aligned to standards and currently cover every math and science topic from 5-12th grade, with other subjects coming soon.Gooru is free (of cost and ads) and developed by a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to honor the human right to education. To get started, watch this video introduction to Gooru. For additional training materials, check out this short demo , which outlines all of Gooru’s key features, or review these FAQs.|