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
I learned so much about multimedia and having my students create multimedia projects in the classroom.R.Y., Elementary Teacher
The insight to see how copyright is really used and copyright fair laws.J.P., Elementary Teacher
Exposure to the plethora of multimedia toolsM.Z., Social Studies 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 really liked the material of this course.M.Y., Language Arts Teacher
I will be able to use technology in a more meaningful wayH.M., Elementary Teacher
Valuable information I could use immediately.K.K., Elementary 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.T., Math Teacher
This course gave me a lot of tools I can use.K.M., Language Arts Teacher
I liked learning new 21st century ways of reaching my students.D.L., Elementary Teacher
All assignments were engaging and relevant to my classroomH.M., 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 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.
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.