Monthly Archive: March 2012

Mar 16

Playing With Media Trailer: Modeling Technology Use as the Superintendent

Today to kick off our “Playing with Media” professional development day in Yarmouth Schools in Maine, superintendent Judy Paolucci created a 90 second video trailer on her iPad. With assistance from technology integrator Mike Arsenault, Judy learned how to use the latest version of iMovie on Wednesday and interviewed different students to create this movie …

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Mar 15

Sharing PD Day Expectations: Paper Slide Video Style

This morning in Yarmouth, Maine, Cathy Wolinsky and Mike Arsenault created a 106 second video using “Explain Everything” on an iPad to share expectations and directions for teachers for tomorrow’s district-wide professional development day. This video was inspired by Paper Slide Videos, but rather than shooting a “one take” video (Common Craft style) they created …

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Mar 12

eBooks Sandbox: a space to share free eBook experiments!

The past few weeks I’ve been teaching students as well as teachers how to create enhanced/multimedia eBooks. To provide a “digital sandbox” to share four of the five enhanced eBooks I’ve created with others since January 29th, and to provide an open space where others can share eBooks as well, this weekend I created a …

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