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 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.T., Math Teacher
Exposure to the plethora of multimedia toolsM.Z., Social Studies Teacher
Good use of classroom discussion through schoologyM.F., Elementary Teacher
Any new knowledge gained is instantly applicable to my instruction and has an impact on learner creativity and production.L.S., Elementary Teacher
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
Enjoyed learning about new multimedia tools that I can use with my students.A.S.
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
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
I will be able to use technology in a more meaningful wayH.M., 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 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.
Good resources for classroom useA.H.
I learned about a lot of good tools to use in my classroomB.G.
Great class for learning new tools and making products that a teacher can use!D.Z., Science Teacher