EDU 927 Multimedia Classrooms
Learn best practices in efficiently creating and manipulating audio, video and image content for the classroom. Investigate and evaluate options that provide cutting-edge technical and educational solutions to educators, empowering them and their students to develop authentic, engaging, and relevant digital learning while abiding by Fair Use Copyright Laws.
Participants in this course will develop a deep understanding of Fair Use Laws and Creative Commons Movement as they relate to digital content creation within multimedia projects. Students will develop a lesson on teaching Fair Use Laws in their own classrooms. Students will create at least three multimedia projects that can be used in the instructional setting. Participants will analyze and share each other’s works and gain an understanding of the importance of media in today’s learning environments. Furthermore, curating tools will be examined and leveraged for content creations.
*Participants in this course will have mandatory, synchronous, video conference sessions. The dates and times are listed on each course registration page.
See what other educators are saying about this course
Good course for the basics of incorporating multimedia into courses. Also a great foundation for understanding why multimedia is an effective learning tool.M.T.
I will use the curating resources to better organize my digital materials. This will make my instruction better for the future, because all of my favorite resources will be stored in one neat palce.J.I., Special Education Teacher
This course was helpful in experiencing a wide array of web based toolsE.S., Science Teacher
I really appreciated the first week's content on copyright and fair use laws. I think that is often overlooked for the sake of using technology.M.H., Math Teacher
I will use many of the products I created this year!A.B., Elementary Teacher
I think the interactive video portion was the most valuable because I've already started incorporating it into my own classroom.M.P., Elementary Teacher
I really enjoyed this course and the genuine opportunities it provided me to add to and improve the instruction in my own classroom.M.P., Elementary Teacher
The information we learned on copyright and fair use laws was very beneficial and new information for me. I liked that all modules were open and you could work at a pace that was appropriate for you and the instructor was very flexible with due dates. As a busy teacher this was truly appreciated.A.C., Reading Specialist
I feel that I will be able to use the tools that I learned with my students so they can be creative communicators.A.S.
I think the introduction of new tools was very valuable. There are several tools that were introduced that I did not know about so now I can use these in my classroom.L.W.
I think this course has already had an impact on my instruction, but what I think I really took from this course was the fact that creativity and learning can occur in unison.M.P., Elementary Teacher
I really enjoyed the content and application of material in this course.H.B., Special Education Teacher
I really liked the material of this course.M.Y., Language Arts Teacher
This course taught about the legal restrictions regarding multimedia use in the classroom, which was very interesting and important as an educator. It was also nice to explore some of the multimedia apps to use in the classroom and think about how to use multimedia in the classroom to make instruction more effective.P.G., Elementary Teacher
I liked the exposure to resources and the fact that the teacher asked us to create a variety of project types.K.M., Language Arts Teacher