Aug 24, 2014

Course Title: Easy Classroom Podcasting

School: At a college near you (click "Enroll Now" to see location). [Learn More]
Hours required: 24  
Price: $99  
Length course offered: 6 Weeks   
Instructor: Lori Elliott [Bio]

Description:

Over the next six weeks, we'll create three podcasts: one audio, one enhanced, and one video. As we make our masterpieces, we'll talk about the four steps of podcast planning, the best free software to use, common pitfalls and problems, and smart ways to integrate this exciting medium into your everyday curriculum. You can expect students to be more engaged and retain knowledge longer if you teach them in this exciting digital format!

As an added bonus, there's nothing quite like helping students discover the pleasures of putting their favorite gadgets--like headphones and computers--to work for school projects!

Goals:

Know how to create podcasts and enhance the classroom through a digital medium.

Grading System:

Confirmation of Completion awarded with passing score.

School Description:

No matter where you live, you will be able to take any of our comprehensive, convenient online courses offered in connection with a college or university near you. Click "Enroll Now" to find the partner school for the course you want to take.

Instructor Bio: Lori Elliott

Lori Elliott's podcasting journey began when her son brought home an iPod. Soon after, this veteran educator started wondering, \What if I could use audio and video recording as a way to reach my students and help them share ideas with each other?" With nearly 20 years of classroom teaching experience and countless opportunities to train other teachers in technology, Lori has a passion for bringing podcasting to the classroom. With her secrets, you'll soon be able to speak the language of your digital native students."