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(contributed by teachers in India during a MOOC on Open Educational Resources)

This is some text which contains addresses like this: http://www.splitbrain.org and **formatting**, but nothing is done with it.
* [ National Repository of Open Educational Resources ](http://nroer.gov.in/home/) 
* [ Online Labs for schools ](http://www.olabs.co.in/)
* [The Story of Open Educational Resources](http://www.slideshare.net/rc_sharma/the-story-of-oers )
* [DOAJ is an online directory that indexes and provides access to quality open access, peer-reviewed journals.](http://doaj.org/)
* [OER Commons: Worldwide learning network of shared teaching and learning materials made freely available online.](https://www.oercommons.org/)
* http://wikieducator.org/Open_content_licensing_for_educators/Home
* http://orbit.educ.cam.ac.uk/wiki/OER4Schools
* http://www.curriki.org/welcome/subjects/science-26/
* http://oer.avu.org/
* http://lreforschools.eun.org/web/guest/home
* [MIT OpenCourseWare is a web-based publication of virtually all MIT course content. OCW is open and available to the world and is a permanent MIT activity.](http://ocw.mit.edu/index.htm)
* http://cnx.org/
* http://www.merlot.org/merlot/index.htm
* http://www.oeconsortium.org/
* http://eol.org/
* http://www.plos.org/
* http://www.opencontentalliance.org/
* http://www.cbse.nic.in/
* http://www.compadre.org
* http://www.ncert.nic.in
* [For online hindi and other langauges script conversion](http://www.hindichangathi.com)
* [The Spoken Tutorial project is being developed by IIT Bombay for MHRD, Government of India and a lot of tutorials are avialable in video form to help us to enhance our learning and to popularize the popularize software development and its use through this website.](http://www.spoken-tutorial.org)
* [This website will give you access to resources that have been developed for the teaching of English Language in junior secondary schools.  I encourage all teachers of English to check these materials out and if you wish to ask any further questions about these materials just let me know (jaguti@col.org)](http://orelt.col.org)
* [The TESS-India project is led by The Open University in the UK and is funded by the Department for International Development (DFID). The project focuses on the professional development of teacher educators and teachers](http://www.tess-india.edu.in)

* [The webpage  To let us know about "Sarv Shiksha Abhiyan" to strengthen the efforts of government to ensure essential elementary education to all.](http://ssa.nic.in)


* [The Internet Archive: This contains hundreds of free courses, video lectures, and supplemental materials from universities in the United States and China. Many of these lectures are available for download.](https://archive.org/details/education)

* http://wikieducator.org/Category:Science

* [BBC: This is a very good website for learning Enlish where there are resources in pdf,mp3.](http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/)

* [British Council: Is a good webpage to learn English and know about courses in English.](Www.britishcouncil.in/english )

* [Bitstrips: This is a site to learn grammar in a fun way.](http://bitstrips.com/series/HS3L/)

* [Teaching English: this is the best site to learn english, to teach english, to develop your professional skills (CPD  continuing professional development).](http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/)
* http://www.onegeology.org/
* http://education.nationalgeographic.com/education/?ar_a=1

* http://www.instructure.com/try-canvas

*  https://www.openoffice.org/     Open office is an open source alternative for MSoffice and can be downloaded and    used on Windows Operating System also


Www.dailywritingtips.com  It is a good website to know how to improve our writing skill. You can even subscribe to its newsletter to have tips direct to your inbox.

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Main_Page

*http://www.wordhippo.com/

A very useful site to improve vocabulary,find synonyms, find antonyms, rhyming words,meanings, .

Videos & Audios
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* [TED talk: What we're learning from online education](http://www.ted.com/talks/daphne_koller_what_we_re_learning_from_online_education?language=en)

* www.englishlearnersworld.com An English language website for lesson plans and fantastic language based videos.
This website is satrted by an English teacher with the aim of helping other English teachers.
* http://www.physicsclassroom.com/ An excellent resource for teaching Physics in classes IX onwards. Has several interactives, animations  and some interesting teacher tools too.
http://karnatakaeducation.org.in/KOER/en/index.php/Main_Page
http://phet.colorado.edu/
http://www.pbslearningmedia.org/search/?q=&selected_facets=grades_exact%3A10&selected_facets=supplemental_curriculum_hierarchy_nodes%3A1184&selected_facets=


www.teachingideas.co.uk a webpage to offer you a wide range of videos that you can use in your lessons freeLy.


Esl.about.com a website to lesn English, have discussion about lesson plans and other classroom issues.