Property Expected Type Description LOM approximate DC approx. approx.
Education Specific
educationalAlignment An alignment to an established educational framework. conformsTo
educationalUse The purpose of the work in the context of education.
  • Ex: "assignment"
  • Ex: “group work”
intendedEndUserRole The individual or group for which the work in question was produced.
  • Ex: "student"
  • Ex: "teacher"
intendedEndUserRole audience
interactivityType The predominate mode of learning supported by the learning resource. Acceptable values are active, expositive, or mixed.
  • Ex: "active"
  • Ex: "mixed"
Interactivity Type
isBasedOnUrl A resource that was used in the creation of this resource. This term can be repeated for multiple sources. isBasedOn source
learningResourceType The predominate type or kind characterizing the learning resource.
  • Ex: "presentation"
  • Ex: "handout"
Learning Resource Type

(ISO 8601)

Approximate or typical time it takes to work with or through this learning resource for the typical intended target audience.
  • Ex: "P30M"
  • Ex: "P1H25M"
typicalLearningTime (5.9)
typicalAgeRange The typical range of ages the content's intendedEndUser.
  • Ex: "7-9"
  • Ex: "18-"
typicalAgeRange educationLevel (not equiv. but related)
useRightsUrl The URL where the owner specifies permissions for using the resource. rights:Copyright and Other Restrictions (6.2) license
Already adequately expressed in
  These terms are important terms used with learning resources that are currently well covered by
title The title of the resource. Title title Thing:name
topic The subject of the content. subject CreativeWork:About
created The date on which the resource was created. Created created CreativeWork:dateCreated
creator The individual credited with the creation of the resource. Contribute creator CreativeWork:author
publisher The organization credited with publishing the resource. publisher CreativeWork:publisher
language The primary language of the resource. Language language CreativeWork:inLanguage
mediaType The type of media which is being described. type CreativeWork:genre