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iMovie & GarageBand Tutorial Videos

Have Apple computers and looking to incorporate movie-making, digital storytelling or podcasting into your curriculum? Below you will find a gaggle of training videos – broken down by individual skills – that you can use with your students to teach them the basics of iMovie and GarageBand on a Mac. A good way to have… Continue reading iMovie & GarageBand Tutorial Videos

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10 tips to encourage quality student filmmaking in the classroom

Did you know that filmmaking helps to develop higher order thinking skills? Check out Niko Theodosakis’s The Director in the Classroom: How Filmmaking Inspires Learning, and explore how making movies fosters important skills like visioning, research, problem solving, logic, planning and analyzing. With apps like iMovie, making quality films in the classroom is easier than… Continue reading 10 tips to encourage quality student filmmaking in the classroom