Donate

Tag: education

Windows Movie Maker Educast Series

Video Educasts | July 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

Windows Movie Maker Educast Series

The following videos are a 9 part series on how to use Windows Movie Maker. Movie Maker is a proprietary video editing software application which allows Windows operating system users to edit their own videos. There are nine videos in this series although you can only see one player. The single player hosts all nine […]

Continue Reading

Oakland Innovation Film Lab – Youth Mobile Media Workshop

Bay Area Youth Media Network | July 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Oakland Innovation Film Lab – Youth Mobile Media Workshop

by Robyn Bykofsky I have been facilitating media literacy and video production workshops with Bay Area youth and educators for over 12 years and the Youth Film Lab was the experience of a lifetime.  It was the first workshop I taught in which teens produced and edited their videos within 4.5 hours and then an […]

Continue Reading

Permission to Make: Adam Savage

Arts | May 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

Permission to Make: Adam Savage

MythBusters host Adam Savage has a thing or two to say about the importance of tinkering — even if that means it gets messy. “If you don’t get a chance to fail, if you don’t get a chance to try things and not get them right the first time, and you keep on doing it […]

Continue Reading

What Will Be Obsolete in 2020?

Conferences | April 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

What Will Be Obsolete in 2020?

by Tina Barseghian Expounding on the ideas of the wildly popular article 21 Things That Will Be Obsolete in 2020, we asked a few of those who attended Big Ideas Fest, a recent gathering of teachers, administrators, entrepreneurs and policymakers, to predict what they think will be obsolete in 2020. Walls around the classroom, said […]

Continue Reading

Save the Date: KQED News Education Media Production Training – Free Admission

News & Civics | February 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

Save the Date: KQED News Education Media Production Training – Free Admission

Use news as a teaching tool and learn to create your own short videos in this free, hands-on two-part workshop led by KQED Education staff. We’ll cover basic multimedia production skills, talk about how to inspire students to create their own pieces, and go over additional creative ways of integrating news into the classroom.  This […]

Continue Reading

Do Now #16: Is Graffiti Art?

Do Now | January 20, 2012 | 5 Comments

Do Now #16: Is Graffiti Art?

To respond to the Do Now, you can comment below or tweet your response. Be sure to begin your tweet with @KQEDedspace and end it with #KQEDDoNow For more info on how to use Twitter, click here. Do Now In your opinion, is graffiti art? Why or why not?  Optional: Add a photo of graffiti […]

Continue Reading

Home is Where the Art Is

Arts | January 9, 2012 | 14 Comments

Home is Where the Art Is

How do artists interpret personal histories and cultural traditions to create a point of inquiry into current events and contemporary life? How do you create common experiences for all students in a diverse classroom? Is it possible to sail a Spanish galleon made of manila folders to Hog Island? These questions and more will be […]

Continue Reading

Do Now #12: Creative Re-Use

Arts | November 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Do Now #12: Creative Re-Use

To respond to the Do Now, you can comment below or tweet your response. Be sure to begin your tweet with @KQEDedspace and end it with KQEDDoNow For more info on how to use Twitter, click here. Do Now What’s the most creative way you’ve recycled a discarded object? Intro Many artists use recycled materials […]

Continue Reading

Media Innovators in Education

Bay Area Youth Media Network | September 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

Media Innovators in Education

KQED Education joined forces with BAVC, ITVS, and San Francisco Film Society to present Media Innovators in Education at The Lab in the Mission last Thursday Sept 8th. More than 100 teachers and educators attended the event which was produced collaboratively by these Bay Area media organizations to inspire and support educators who are doing […]

Continue Reading