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KQED New Media Storytelling Online Professional Learning Courses

Arts | August 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

KQED New Media Storytelling Online Professional Learning Courses

Apply to be a part of our Pilot Group! Through consistent, purposeful engagement with social and digital media tools, students can become active digital citizens who can gather, comprehend, evaluate, synthesize, and report on information and ideas. Educators need spaces where we can purposefully engage with social and digital media tools to strengthen our skills […]

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Join a KQED Education Teacher Working Group

In-Person Trainings | August 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Join a KQED Education Teacher Working Group

Apply for KQED Working Groups Here! Are you a middle or high-school teacher interested in deepening your work with media and technology? Would you like to impact the resources developed by KQED for educators? We invite you to join the KQED working groups and become part of our think tank! KQED Education aims not only […]

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KQED Professional Learning for Teachers

Arts | May 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

KQED Professional Learning for Teachers

KQED is pleased to offer a variety of free, customizable trainings and professional learning opportunities for teachers to support the effective use of digital media in the classroom. Local Learning: Professional Development with KQED Designed for schools, districts, professional learning communities, or other groups of educators, these experiences can take on a number of different forms depending on […]

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How to Create a Narrated Slideshow about Current Events

Online Training Modules | July 25, 2013 | 1 Comment

How to Create a Narrated Slideshow about Current Events

Most students entering the workforce will be expected to have media production skills. From Facebook to YouTube, most industries will require job applicants to have at least some basic skill set with online multimedia platforms. In social studies, English language arts, and journalism classrooms, simple media production activities are a dynamic way for students to become fluent in these technical 21st Century skills, while representing their work through creative, innovative projects.

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Teach Civic Engagement Using Social Media with KQED Do Now (An Online PD Module)

Online Training Modules | May 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Teach Civic Engagement Using Social Media with KQED Do Now (An Online PD Module)

Are you interested in having your students debate about current events with other students from around the country? KQED Do Now is a weekly activity for students to engage and respond to current issues using social media tools like Twitter. KQED aims to introduce 21st Century skills and add value to learning through the integration of relevant content and new media tools and technologies.

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