Monday, June 21, 2010

CONFU- Multimeda Guidelines

Here is a summary link:,,14550--,00.html

For a full report, go to this LINK and then to Page 49 (Appendix A)

Notable elements of these Guidelines:

Teachers can use the project for up to 2 years for educational purposes after the first use in instruction.

Both teachers and students can use it in a professional portfolio for personal reasons without the 2 year time limit.

Motion Media - 10% or 3 minutes whichever is less
Text Material Limitations - 10% or up to 1000 words whichever is less
Music Lyrics Music Video - 10% no more than 30 seconds
Illustrations - can use entire image but no more than 5 by same publisher or 10%/15 of a collection.

A disclaimer mustbe placed at the beginning of the multimedia project that incorporates copyrighted works (the first screen) and all accompanying materials that reads: "Certain materials are included under the fair use exemption of the U.S. Copyright Law and have been prepared according to the educational multi-media fair use guidelines and are restricted from further use.”

Saturday, June 19, 2010

Task 018 Allison's Illustrated Poster

I created a jpg poster from a poem my son wrote in 5th grade. The image and text are meant to support the theme of the poem. This is a good use of this type of technology to support writing and publishing goals.

Sunday, June 13, 2010

Atomic Learning Activity Worksheet

Atomic Learning Activity Worksheet

1.  Create your Atomic Learning Plan

     Describe your professional goal(s) and which Atomic Learning activity(s) you will use.


Training Series, Project, or Workshop:

Target Completion Date:

How it will be used next year:

Artifact or evidence:

2.  Submit your Professional Development Form for credit.