Ready to learn the basics of Sora so you can start exploring and help others get started, too? Join us live for our demo and ask questions of our K-12 experts.
This session is primarily a demonstration of the user experience in Sora, the student reading app. Students and educators have access to all of the same great features within the app. In this webinar, you'll learn how to:
Sign in with your school credentials
Browse, borrow, and enjoy ebooks & audiobooks
Personalize the reading experience with adjustable settings
Define words & create annotations
Add a public library to expand access to even more digital books
*Interested in learning about title assignments, purchasing, student access, or reporting? Please register for our Marketplace Essentials webinar, offered monthly.*
Audience: K-12 school partners who are new or would like a refresher on Sora, the student reading app.
Duration: 45 minutes
Times shown in Eastern Standard. We understand the timing may not suit everyone but signing up ensures that a recording is sent the day after the live session so you can view at your convenience.
All attendees will receive a comprehensive resource to review, explore, and promote Sora after the session.
You can earn a certificate of attendance with our post-webinar assessment.
Mucho gusto! Next stop - Spain! Discover OverDrive's Spanish-language catalog and learn how you can support World Languages for your library or school with digital content. Join our experts for this webinar to explore:
OverDrive's Spanish catalog and featured Latin-American and European authors
Shopping and selecting Spanish-language titles in OverDrive Marketplace
Featured collections on the World Literary Tour schedule and where to find them
SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens 13+ that gives participants two thematically paired audiobooks each week for sixteen weeks. Titles are all available worldwide and change every Thursday at midnight Eastern Time during the season.
Join Michele and Francisca from AudioFile and Lisa from OverDrive as they discuss the benefits of audiobooks, talk about this year's offerings, and demonstrate how to access the titles with Sora, the student reading app.
Visit audiobookSYNC.com to register for the SYNC program and download the Sora app from your favorite app store by searching "Sora, by OverDrive."
How can Sora be a bridge between unfinished learning and thriving students? What can learning continuity, differentiation and inclusion, and data-driven decisions do to support all students amidst the widening educational gap? Join us to explore these topics and more with our OverDrive staff K-12 librarians.
Data-driven decisions: Defining the problem 5:06-11:41
Learning continuity: Getting from here to there 11:42-26:16
Differentiation and inclusion: Learning for all students 26:17-36:13
Do you ever wish your students engaged with books like they do with video games or social media? Or that you could make reading fun while meeting your students’ varied learning needs? Sora has all the tools to help you level up and make this a reality.
Join OverDrive’s K-12 experts as we share ways Sora can encourage book discovery and motivate students to read more. We’ll demonstrate Sora’s flexible reading tools and provide tips and resources to help your school community fully leverage digital content.
Want to earn a certificate of attendance and get a free gift?Take this short assessment and you'll get a link to download both right away!