Constructing Media Messages
Learn the basic processes of how producers make media.
It can be daunting to dive into digital media projects with your students when you’re worried about their online safety. In this course, learn how to support your students’ safety and privacy online so they can get started making media!
|Learn about the concepts of safety & privacy in a participatory culture||Learn how to manage privacy settings and terms of service|
|Understand what online safety and privacy look like as both a media consumer and a media producer.||Practice analyzing terms of service and your data settings on social media platforms you use.|
|Practice reading a website’s code of conduct||Design a classroom approach to sharing student work and images|
|Gain experience locating and reading a website’s community guidelines.||Summarize your approach to online privacy and safety.|
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.