Join Renaldo Lawrence for an in-depth discussion in this video Understanding our target audience, part of Teaching Techniques: Creating Multimedia Learning.
- As a teacher I believe that each and every day…it is essential, when delivering our curriculum,…that we understand our students' learning styles.…This is important because through…knowing our students' learning styles…we are better prepared to assist our students…in their learning journey.…So when we include all the different learning styles,…audio, visual and kinesthetic,…we're ensuring that we're including…each student in the learning process.…By understanding your students' learning styles,…you can use a combination of tools,…which are available both free and paid,…to create engaging multimedia content,…which can then be consumed by your students…when they need to learn 24 hours a day.…
Another fantastic outcome of creating…our multimedia materials is that…both students and parents can view the content…on just about any device.…One of the ways we can identify…students' learning styles is by offering them a survey,…which gives us an idea about how the students learn.…It has been my experience that we are all…
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