Everything Educators Need to Know About Digital Media

Program Description:

Come learn how your students can use free or very low cost software tools and servers to broadcast streaming audio and video on the web. RealAudio, RealVideo, MP3, iMovie, and QuickTime will be explored. The promise of low-cost DVD and CD publishing will also be explored. Simple ideas for classroom projects and technical hints will be shared so you can broadcast online right away! (Cross platform options will be discussed)

Session Description:

Increasingly powerful and inexpensive multimedia streaming technologies allow students to create radio and TV broadcasts available to parents and anyone else on the World Wide Web. Writing for radio and TV is a rich opportunity for improving literacy skills and cuts across all disciplines. Come learn how your students can use free or very low cost software tools and servers to broadcast streaming audio and video on the web. RealAudio, RealVideo, MP3, QuickTime, iMovie and iDVD will be explored. Simple ideas for classroom projects and technical hints will be shared so you can broadcast online right away! (Cross platform)