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Multimedia Professional Development Day #2
July 16, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The 2021 virtual Multimedia Professional Development Days will inspire, nurture, and refresh! Join us July 14, 16, 20 and 22 to engage in sessions sure to sharpen your tech skills, deepen your understanding of new standards, and broaden your outreach.
Offerings for July 16:
9-9:50am ET: STLP!
Jeff Sebulsky, STLP Program Manager/Digital Learning Coach, provides information about the STLP program and discusses how to involve your school so that your students can participate in its excellent, fun student resources and projects.
10-10:50am ET: How to use Digital Storytelling to Activate Student Voice
Elis Estrada, Senior Director, and Victor Fernandez, Youth Media Producer of PBS NewsHour’s Student Reporting Labs (SRL), share information about PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs, a national youth journalism program. Participants will take away tips and resources for engaging students in media creation and video journalism that sparks creativity and builds essential critical thinking and media literacy skills.
11-11:50am ET: Copyright 2021
Dianna Wolfe, Library Media Specialist, Digital Learning Coach of T.C. Cherry Elem., leads a discussion to answer the age-old question (at least for the last 20 years), “Can we put this online?” We are living in a digital world, and we are digital educators! This session will provide some answers to your copyright, public domain, and fair use questions in school, what to teach students (relating to the new KY Technology Standards), and a 21st Century Update to the law from 2020.