Leerzorgsite is a web 2.0-site for educators working with children of young adults with a disability. On www.leerzogsite.be teachers can share learning objects like worksheets, lesson plans, tests, websites, software, hardware solutions, interesting seminars, … Teachers can even share educational video, pictures or audio. The use of the website is completely free and supported by the Flemisch Government. Most off the materials found on leerzorgsite.be are distributed with a Creative Commons license.
All teaching recourses on leerzorgsite.be are selected from the large database of KlasCement.net for their usability with children with special needs. A moderator reviews every new addition to the site and evaluates it on the use with children with disabilities. When this is the case, he adds metadata to quickly sort the available materials by type of disability, age, topic, …
Leerzorgsite.be combines the strengths of Web 2.0 with a high standard for quality. Leerzorgsite.be provides the empty “shell” that is filled by the users but never without losing eye for quality and usability with children with disabilities.