Virginia’s WHRO Digital Course Resources: Free During COVID-19 Pandemic

By Jim Shimabukuro

WHRO’s digital course offerings and resources, including eMediaVA, are available free to all during the COVID-19 pandemic. Access to this content will be available until the HRETA school divisions return to normal operations. The online resources are excellent for independent as well as course-related learning. They are also exemplary for instructional designers exploring models for online course delivery. WHRO is not a credit-granting organization and does not provide instruction. For assistance using the courses provided here, access the Technical Information Document or view the Curriculum and Technology Assistance Videos linked below. For questions, please write to:

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Digital Course Offerings

Overview of WHRO Digital Learning Courses (14:32) 

Algebra I
Algebra II
Digital Citizenship (Module)
Earth Science
Economics and Personal Finance
English 9
English 10
English 11
English 12
French I
Health/PE 9
Health/PE 10
Middle School Career Investigations
Virginia and United States Government
Virginia and United States History
World Geography
World History and Geography to 1500 A.D. (C.E.)
World History and Geography 1500 A.D. (C.E.) to the Present

Additional Learning Resource – eMediaVA℠


On March 24, 2020, WHRO hosted a webinar outlining its digital learning resources, including online courses and eMediaVA. Click the player button to access a recording of this webinar (40:12) for more information. The video may take a while to load. Be patient.

Workplace Readiness Modules

WHRO developed a series of online modules that agencies, employers, and schools can use to prepare those entering the workforce. Modules are free, self-paced, and interactive.

Curriculum and Technology Assistance Videos

2 Responses

  1. These are great and well presented free online courses. Thank you very much for sharing.

    • You’re welcome, Scott. WHRO/HRETA have developed an excellent delivery platform for online instruction and learning. Very systematic, unlike many other sites that have grown haphazardly. -Jim

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