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
This course has helped me think critically about how to enhance graphics in my classroom.K.G., Science Teacher
I have already begun to change lessons to reflect the best practices taught in this class.J.W.
Exposure to the plethora of multimedia toolsM.Z., Social Studies Teacher
I thought this course provided a lot of helpful resources.K.M., Language Arts Teacher
Activities were relevant and applicable to my teaching position.H.J., Elementary Teacher
I feel that this course was an asset to me and my district. I have learned a wealth of knowledge that I will be able to share with my colleagues to help them have a better understanding of Fair Use Laws and resources that are available to make their students more aware of copyright laws.T.S.
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
Great course. Well organized and well run. Learned tons of information that was immediately available to use in the classroom.J.W.
I really found this course beneficial as most assignments could be used in my classroom.A.C., Reading Specialist
I felt that this course had a lot of hands on application and I felt it was very useful to apply it in my own classroom. In this course, we would complete an assignment and then we would have our students complete a similar assignment. This helped to make sure we could see the benefit to using these multimedia tools with our students.L.W.
The tools and resources will definitely be incorporated into my class.J.H.
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 loved that the assignments were relevant and I could use in my class the following week!J.C., Elementary Teacher
The course offered practical and useful tools to be used in the classroom.B.M.
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.T., Math Teacher