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 a mandatory, synchronous, video conference session. The date and time are listed on each course registration page.
See what other educators are saying about this course
The things that I learned to do in this course were very beneficial for my teaching as well as my personal life.J.D.
I feel that this course better prepares me for adding student curated and created content to my classroom.C.S.
I had a fantastic time taking this course. Jenny created meaningful projects and resources to use for my future classes. I enjoyed the discussion questions and conversations I had with my fellow classmates. Overall, this course has prepared me to use multimedia in my classroom effectively.L.G., Music Teacher
Learning how to integrate technology into my current curriculumH.M., Elementary Teacher
I really found this course beneficial as most assignments could be used in my classroom.A.C., Reading Specialist
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 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.H., Special Education Teacher
I used the ted ed tool to create a lesson using multimediaJ.H.
I learned a lot of new technologies for students to create interesting projects in the classroom.M.W., Language Arts Teacher
I really enjoyed the content and application of material in this course.H.B., Special Education Teacher
I really enjoyed learning about copyright and fair use laws related to multimedia resources. I also found curating to be an excellent tool to organize digital resources.J.H., Special Education Teacher
The course was well run and organized.B.M., Social Studies Teacher
Loved it. Very relevant for my classes.M.S., Language Arts Teacher
I learned how to incorporate multimedia projects into my classroom. I really liked that we had assignments where we had to actually implement them in our classroom. Being given the opportunity to try out the projects that we were creating and have honest feedback about them was a plus in the class.H.M., Language Arts Teacher
I will certainly use the resources that I gained and the lesson plans that I made because of this class.S.F., Music Teacher