Content Provider: Ohio History Connection
As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization chartered in 1885, the Ohio History Connection and the State of Ohio have maintained a longtime public-private relationship whereby the Ohio History Connection carries out dozens of history services for Ohio and its citizens.
Our mission is to spark discovery of Ohio's stories. Embrace the present, share the past and transform the future. Connecting people to the stories of Ohio is a part of our daily work and is accomplished through educational efforts such as our distance learning programming.
The Ohio History Connection is your premier source for live, interactive, engaging, distance learning experiences. Our diverse catalog of award-winning, standards-based, cross-curricula programming is an innovative means of learning and discussion for K-12 students, educators, and lifelong learners of all ages. Groups across the country can easily access our programming through free desktop video conferencing software on a tablet or PC or through standard H.323 video conferencing equipment. Experience a new level of learning and interactivity with the Ohio History Connection!
Videoconference - H.323 (Polycom, Cisco/Tandberg, LifeSize, etc...),, Videoconference – Webcam/desktop (Zoom, Skype, iChat, FieldTripZoom, Vidyo, Movi/Jabber, Blue Jeans, etc...),, Zoom
Problem Based Learning, Social Studies/History, Language Arts/English, Sciences, Reading, Problem Solving,
We just finished the videoconference. It COULD NOT HAVE BEEN BETTER! The students loved it, were enriched by it and felt very successful. Your team was superb. Everyone involved would like to thank you. I would not hesitate to recommend this program to anyone. Thank you for all of your help.
Debbie Bergen LMS, Archer Street School, Freeport,NY
The Ohio Historical Society offers wonderful programs aligned to standards as well as encouraging the students to use critical thinking to come to conclusions. They are entertaining as well as informational.
Excellent presentation. Great visuals. Loved the interactivity of the presentation.
a 5th grade teacher from Michigan
The eyes of the students were on the presenters almost 100% of the time...wish I could achieve that!
a 4th grade teacher from Ohio
The characters made this very interesting and it was interesting to hear the stories. It really made the history more interesting then what I remember in school!
an elementary school technology coordinator
Excellent realistic presentation and interaction. Thought-provoking. Our Seniors loved it! The presentation came over as factual,informational and entertaining. Appropriate for engaging our assisted living residents.
Without a doubt - this is the BEST video conference I have ever done. Extremely interactive and well-organized.
a Pennsylvania middle school teacher