Update December 3/09: There has been much interest in this list so I have transferred this resource to a wiki. This post will remain, but I would be happy if others contributed to the wiki version found here. Thanks for your interest in media education. Over the past few years, I have been collecting interesting Internet videos that would be appropriate for lessons and presentations, or personal research, related to technological and media literacy. Here are 70+ videos organized into various sub-categories. These videos are of varying quality, cross several genres, and are of varied suitability for classroom use.
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This Is Your Brain on the Internet: Syllabus, Contract, Schedule Here is the full syllabus, schedule, and grading contract for this year's seminar, "This Is Your Brain on the Internet." It promises to be a very exciting semester ahead. ISIS 120S-01, English 173S-05: “This is Your Brain on the Internet” (#TYBIcd) TEACHING TEAM:Instructor: Prof. Cathy N. Davidson, John Hope Franklin Humanities Institute Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies and Ruth F. DeVarney Professor of English,Teaching Assistant: Anna Rose Beck (HASTAC Intern, recent BME Duke Alum)Teaching Apprentice: Frances McDonald (Doctoral student, English Department) PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS NOT A CONVENTIONAL CLASS EVEN IN TERMS OF LOCATION.
10 Awesome Music Videos Made Before MTV Existed
Ok, I'll be honest. I get very nervous when I hear education reformists and politicians tout how "incredible" the flipped classroom model, or how it will "solve" many of the problems of education. It doesn't solve anything. It is a great first step in reframing the role of the teacher in the classroom.
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