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 course was insightful about multimedia usage in the 21st century classroom.M.Z., Social Studies Teacher
I learned a lot of new technologies for students to create interesting projects in the classroom.M.W., Language Arts Teacher
Digital curationB.M., Social Studies 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.
Great class for learning new tools and making products that a teacher can use!D.Z., Science Teacher
I have already begun to change lessons to reflect the best practices taught in this class.J.W.
I'll definitely better utilize resources and multimedia projects.T.R., Elementary Teacher
I feel that this course better prepares me for adding student curated and created content to my classroom.C.S.
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 enjoyed the ability to work in a self paced environment.M.W.
This course has helped me think critically about how to enhance graphics in my classroom.K.G., Science Teacher
This was course taught me about a variety of digital programs that I can use to help my students create different presentations. It also taught me about different ways I can present my curriculum.E.M., Language Arts 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.T., Math Teacher
This class was a fantastic smattering of resources and techniques, great for a refreshing!S.F., Music Teacher
Good use of classroom discussion through schoologyM.F., Elementary Teacher