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The "Project Library" lives within Echo. Anyone in the Network can access over 200+ projects that have been vetted by NTN members, in various content areas, to ensure quality. A Preview is available so one can explore the projects and search for wanted content. All projects are also available to download for use in the classroom.
There are 2 ways to access the Project Library:
1. Through the Community Tool
2. Through a course
Community Tool Access
From the homepage click the "Main Menu" and select "Community".
Within the dashboard click the "Search Community" button.
On the "Community-Search" page:
1. In the "Category" field select "Content".
2. In the "Shared By" field type in "NTN".
The search will automatically generate all projects in the "NTN Project Library".
Fill out additional fields to refine the search to meet classroom needs.
Once a project is selected, click on it to enter. Within the project one can:
1. Preview project content
2. Bookmark project to revisit
3. Add project to "My Library" for use in a course
From the homepage enter a course by clicking the "Editor" icon located on the course card.
Click the "+ Add to..." link.
In the popup window click "Library".
Click "New Tech Project Library".
Use filters or search by subject area.
1. Select content to be copied into course.
2. Click "Copy Activities".
If an entire project in not needed or one is looking for pieces of a project or types of activities, open the project and select the items needed.
Content copied from the Project Library is now in the course.
Echo is constantly being improved based on the feedback from users and we strive to keep our documentation up to date. If this document doesn’t match what you are seeing in Echo, please let us know.