Navigating the IRIS Website and Resources
The videos below are full of information about how to get around our Website, Resource Locator, STAR Legacy Modules, and PD Hours Store. Click the links to begin.
Navigating the IRIS Website: This video tour of the IRIS Website highlights our homepage and the site’s six main areas: About IRIS, Resources, Services, Implementation, Research & Evaluation, and News & Events (time: 4:57).
Navigating the IRIS Resource Locator (IRL): This video demonstrates key features of the IRIS Resource Locator or IRL. The IRL is the primary search engine for these popular resources: Modules, Case Studies, Activities, Information Briefs, Interviews, Video Vignettes, and our Web Resource Directory. Links to CONNECT Modules developed by the Center to Mobilize Early Childhood Knowledge at the Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill can also be found here (time: 3:30).
This video demonstrates the navigation features and components of our STAR Legacy Modules, including the Challenge, Initial Thoughts, Perspectives & Resources, Wrap Up, and Assessment. Additionally, you’ll learn about other key features of the Modules (time: 4:24).
Watch this video to learn how to navigate the IRIS PD Hours Store, set up an account, and select from a growing number of IRIS STAR Legacy Modules to purchase and put toward your professional development hours (time: 3:16).