Join Renaldo Lawrence for an in-depth discussion in this video Next steps, part of Teaching Techniques: Creating Multimedia Learning.
- We, as teachers, have a golden opportunity…to help our students succeed in ways…that we've never had before.…Everything from cloud-based services,…to free space to upload content, from videos to documents,…to almost any type of multimedia content.…You can create a total multimedia learning environment…without spending a penny these days.…And I think, as educators, it's essential…that we use these resources to help…our students become independent learners,…and even more important, independent thinkers.…
Thinkers who can look at a problem,…come up with a solution, share those solutions,…which has the possibility to change the world.…It's thinking like a kid again.…Everything is possible, and we,…as teachers and educators,…have a chance to lead the way.…It's about capitalizing on the power of community.…Working together, using social networks…to help educate each other,…and pushing and developing ideas to help make us,…as a collective, more powerful educated…with the ability to make a real difference in the world.…
Elearning expert Renaldo Lawrence takes a typical lecture-style lesson and breaks down which parts can be transformed into a multimedia project. Renaldo then guides educators through rewriting lesson plans and goals, creating video and audio assets, publishing the project online, and incorporating the new multimedia curriculum into the classroom.
- Using multimedia to reach students and parents
- Planning your multimedia project
- Setting goals
- Recording and editing video and audio
- Staying organized
- Sharing the project with the class