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Youth Voice their Environmental Concerns at the KQED Science Youth Media Festival

Community Voices | July 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Youth Voice their Environmental Concerns at the KQED Science Youth Media Festival

On June 10, the California Academy of Sciences hosted the first annual KQED Science Youth Media Festival. Young filmmakers with their friends and family came from all over the area to participate in a great showcase of over 20 videos about environmental issues. The videos ranged in a variety of environmental issues like air quality, […]

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History Through Art & Film: Salsa Music & Dance

Arts in the Community | April 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

History Through Art & Film: Salsa Music & Dance

Please welcome arts educator Laura Echegaray to EdSpace. She recently participated in a KQED Education workshop where we spent a day at MoAD learning about historical representation through art and film, and later created short films at KQED about missing voices or stories in history. Laura created a film about the history of Salsa music […]

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History through Art & Film: Willie Mays

Arts | February 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

History through Art & Film: Willie Mays

Please welcome History teacher Rob Curry to Ed Space. He recently participated in our workshop where we spent a day at MoAD learning about historical representation through art and film, and later worked at KQED to create short films about missing voices or stories in history. Rob created a film about Willie Mays and the […]

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Teacher Tech Training Workshop 1.5: Teachers’ Slideshows with Sound

Community Voices | July 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Teacher Tech Training Workshop 1.5: Teachers’ Slideshows with Sound

In our final Teacher Tech Training for the Summer, teachers learned how to create a slideshow with sound. They created Digital Postcards, similar to Audio Postcards, but now with images to accompany the soundtrack. They used the free web application JayCut to produce their projects. For many of the participants who came to our previous […]

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Teacher Tech Training Workshop 1.3: Teachers’ Audio Podcasts

Community Voices | July 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

Teacher Tech Training Workshop 1.3: Teachers’ Audio Podcasts

The second round of teacher tech trainings introduces educators to sound recording and design for creating audio podcasts as a tool for learning elementary science. Teachers become familiar to different elements of sound, how to record narration, search for sounds online via google searching or downloading mp3 files from YouTube, and then using Audacity as […]

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Teacher Tech Training Workshop 1.1: Teachers’ Slideshows

Community Voices | July 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

Teacher Tech Training Workshop 1.1: Teachers’ Slideshows

The first round of teacher tech trainings introduces educators to slideshows as a tool for learning elementary science. Teachers become familiar to different forms of slideshows from KQED’s QUEST — some that use audio vs. text. They then jump in and produce a slideshow in Google’s Presentation application. Here are the slideshows from our participants. […]

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