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
Any new knowledge gained is instantly applicable to my instruction and has an impact on learner creativity and production.L.S., 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
I have alread yimplimented some of the programs into my curriculum.B.M., Social Studies Teacher
Moving forward, I want to do more multimedia projects with my kids to see what they know. This course helped me to find tools that worked for my students.L.W.
I thought we were given really good resources that will benefit me this upcoming school year.T.R., Elementary Teacher
I have more multimedia tools and resources available to use with my students.B.M.
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 enjoyed the ability to work in a self paced environment.M.W.
Each topic explored was relevant to my instruction. Prior to this course I had little to no confidence using technology in my classroom. However, now I have been introduced to many user friendly tools that I can use to enhance my instruction and delivery as well as my students to enhance their work in class.S.W., Elementary Teacher
I really liked the material of this course.M.Y., Language Arts Teacher
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
The part of this course that was most valuable was the format of the assignments. The way they were intended to be implemented right into lesson plans makes applying this new information easy.M.H., Math Teacher
I learned so much about multimedia and having my students create multimedia projects in the classroom.R.Y., Elementary Teacher
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 really enjoyed this course. I learned a lot of valuable multimedia tools to use within the classroom.J.P., Elementary Teacher