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
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
All assignments were engaging and relevant to my classroomH.B., Elementary 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
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
Activities were relevant and applicable to my teaching position.H.J., Elementary Teacher
I feel that this course better prepares me for adding student curated and created content to my classroom.C.S.
Learning how to integrate technology into my current curriculumH.B., Elementary Teacher
Loved the course. I was able to apply previous knowledge from other courses and still learned even more.L.S., Elementary Teacher
Practical and helpful. I learned about tools that I could use tomorrow in my classroom.N.M., Language Arts Teacher
I enjoyed the ability to work in a self paced environment.M.W.
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 enjoyed all the multimedia tools we were introduced to and that we had time to explore and use some of them.J.H.
It was well planned, provided a variety of resources and tools to learn about the content and allowed for individual preferences with assignments and project.M.M., Elementary Teacher
I really enjoyed the content and application of material in this course.H.B., Special Education Teacher
I loved that the assignments were relevant and I could use in my class the following week!J.C., Elementary Teacher