Constructing Media Messages
Learn the basic processes of how producers make media.
Learn how to incorporate audio storytelling into your classroom. In this course, you will explore the wide world of podcasts, come up with your own podcast idea, assemble and edit audio elements, and share your first podcast with other educators.
|Understand the basics of podcasting||Create a podcast pitch|
|Explore the wide variety of podcasts, including their different formats and subject areas.||Come up with your own unique idea for a podcast.|
|Record audio elements||Edit and publish your own audio story|
|Collect and create different audio elements -- interviews, voiceover, music, and sound effects.||Bring it all together into your first podcast and share it with other educators.|
We offer a collection of free, hands-on professional learning opportunities focused on Digital Media. Educators can build skills in digital storytelling, data visualization, and critical media use to support all curriculum areas. These skills allow educators to facilitate learning environments where their students can create digital content, develop their communication and technology skills, and engage in deeper learning that encourages critical thinking.