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Media Action Projects is a practical guide for teachers, pupils and parents who want to use video in education, training and community development. The clear twelve stage model helps facilitators and teachers to support groups as they...
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29/04/2011
"Discovery Education streaming is a digital video-on-demand and online teaching service to help improve students' retention and test scores; it is aligned to U.S. state and provincial standards." In the subsection for Science for instance...
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29/04/2011
Today's students are attracted to video and readily engage in any project that incorporates the medium. Digital video is easier to manipulate and much less expensive than analog video. Students can create video content and the software can...
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29/04/2011
"Will video games change the way we learn? We argue here for a particular view of games—and of learning—as activities that are most powerful when they are personally meaningful, experiential, social, and epistemological all at the same...
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29/04/2011
The different aspects of cancer are touched upon through animations, video with narration / sound effects or only slides/audio with doctors and researchers (transcript available). This site also offers the option of Teacher Center, "to...
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29/04/2011
Video, Education, and Open Content: Best Practices” is a two-day symposium intended to increase the understanding of educators, technologists, video producers, and other stakeholders in how video and open education can work together for...
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29/04/2011
Citizens for Media Literacy is a non-profit, public-interest organization linking media literacy with the concepts and practices of citizenship. A major project of CML is the Mountain Area Information Network. MAIN is a nonprofit...
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29/04/2011
Case studies
The case studies show different ways that filmmaking was integrated into the academic context.
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29/04/2011
A pioneer in its field, the Center for Media Literacy (CML) is an educational organization that provides leadership, public education, professional development and educational resources nationally. Dedicated to promoting and supporting...
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29/04/2011
This is a Master of Education thesis from 1999 by Carol Daunt. The study investigated the nature of interaction that can be achieved in educational videoconferencing and what adaptations (if any) to teaching and learning strategies are...
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29/04/2011
This Teacher's Guide from 2000 is a text-based web site which gives "information and advice regarding one particular model of distance learning, the delivery of full courses. It also assumes that the environment for course presentation...
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29/04/2011
The NewsFilm Online data is © ITN and Reuters and was first produced in a joint digitisation project with the British Universities Film & Video Council (BUFVC). This is a collection of selected news from the ITN/Reuters archives.
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29/04/2011
"Film & Sound Online is a JISC-funded set of collections of film, video and sound material. Several hundred hours of high-quality material are available for download, either in full or as segments, and can be used freely in learning,...
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29/04/2011
Brightstorm
"Brightstorm is an online learning network for teens, teachers and parents. We founded the company with the belief that great learning starts with great teaching and wanted to give every student the opportunity to learn from the world's...
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29/04/2011
This site consists of games, guides, … for kids at home and in school. It also provides information for parents and teachers. Students can check out chats, message boards and more to learn in a pleasant way.
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29/04/2011
In the past 40 years, videogames have become one of the most economically, socially and culturally significant form of popular media. As any player knows, videogames are rich, diverse experiences characterised by interactivity and...
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29/04/2011
Screen It
Screen It is Australia's national moving image competition for school students. Designed to encourage imagination and inventiveness in Australia's primary and secondary school students, Screen It fosters a new generation of young moving...
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29/04/2011
Annie Leonard explains how "stuff" or waste affects our communities at home and abroad. "The Story of Stuff is a 20-minute, fast-paced, fact-filled look at the underside of our production and consumption patterns. The Story of Stuff...
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29/04/2011
Abstract: This poster discusses how, through a video competition, opportunities are created for students and teachers to pursue and express their ideas. Literature has shown that video production promotes learning at each stage of the...
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29/04/2011
Video Basics and Production Projects for the Classroom A veteran filmmaker shares some secrets to success. By Andrew Garrison
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29/04/2011

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