Oregon Student Success Act – Student Investment Account

Oregon Student Success Act - Student Investment Account

Invest in equitable reading access to support student success

As the demands of the modern classroom evolve, it can be challenging to ensure you’re meeting the individual needs of all your students. That’s why educators need a comprehensive, dynamic suite of books, tools and services optimized to boost information literacy and reading engagement among 21st-century learners.

With Student Investment Account funding, Oregon schools have the opportunity to empower students with access to the valuable digital resources they want and need. Let us help you develop and grow your school’s collection of ebooks and audiobooks so you’re always ahead of the curve, ready to meet new challenges and deliver the best possible learning experiences to your students.

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A well-rounded education starts with content access

With OverDrive’s catalog of millions of ebooks and audiobooks from thousands of publishers, schools can access a diverse selection of popular and curricular titles, including:

  • Multilingual, multicultural and inclusive digital materials
  • STEM resources and professional development content

Technology integration tools for future ready schools

The Sora student reading app is designed to make reading more accessible for modern students, regardless of learning ability, language or economic circumstance.

How can Sora’s inclusive tools help reduce academic disparities?

  • Only Sora enables students to connect in-app to their local public library
  • Audiobooks and Read-Alongs aid comprehension
  • A multilingual interface and in-app Google Translate streamline language learning
  • Settings like Open Dyslexic font and adjustable text sizes personalize the experience
  • Titles can be downloaded for offline reading
  • With no visible jackets, ebooks and audiobooks ensure privacy

Expert service & support to maximize your investment

OverDrive’s experienced support team is here to help you fully leverage your digital content service and serve your school community’s needs:

  • Answers to technical questions
  • Training webinars
  • Free customized digital and print-ready promotional materials
  • In-house librarians to curate special collection lists like “Oregon Battle of the Books” for your school

Still not sure? Just ask one of the 542 schools and public libraries we work with across the state, including the Oregon Digital Library Consortium!

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