Tag: video

Uploading videos to the web

Uploading videos to the web

| December 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Google seems to know it all, doesn’t it? I have found if I simply type in my exact question in a Google search, I am able to find out more than I ever wanted to know. Most recently, I have been asked about uploading videos to the web. Uploading videos has actually become quite an […]

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Presentation: Add video to your traditional print journalism program

Presentation: Add video to your traditional print journalism program

| November 22, 2013 | 1 Comments

This presentation was given at the JEA/NSPA national high school journalism conference in Boston, Nov. 14 – 17, 2013. JEA Boston Presentation 11 15 13

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The Language of Video

The Language of Video

| November 7, 2013 | 1 Comments

Sequencing video the have good getting for of paragraph. important like sense. You video to as grammar it is proper order make shots. is using to constructing your rules just together a grammar as like and know Putting in    Wait, what? Let’s try that again: Putting video together is like constructing a paragraph. You […]

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Broadcast journalism skills, objectives and learning outcomes

Broadcast journalism skills, objectives and learning outcomes

| October 16, 2013 | 2 Comments

The overall skills broadcast journalism students may learn in a high school course will depend upon the type of program you choose to run at your school. However, with these variables, there are also some tried and true learning outcomes that you should come to expect from your students. Upon taking a basic broadcast journalism, […]

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Westbrook gives 10 great common video storytelling mistakes

Westbrook gives 10 great common video storytelling mistakes

| October 11, 2013 | 1 Comments

I stumbled upon this 2011 post a few weeks ago and thought it was a great succinct list of tips that is still very relevant today and can easily be shared with students. The list is limited to 10 tips and each has a couple graphs of explanation that explains the tip sufficiently. Westbrook includes […]

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Broadcast Journalism resources and training

Broadcast Journalism resources and training

| September 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

As a journalism teacher, we are not only asked to write stories, take photographs, produce yearbooks, shoot videos or create online content. In order to properly prepare our students for the multimedia journalism world, we must be able to do it all. Yet making a good video seems to be a hurdle many of us […]

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Discovery Education Network a learning management system to consider

Discovery Education Network a learning management system to consider

| September 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

The sea change has happened.  I don’t mean Global Warming, but rather interactive, on-line education and learning, especially in journalism and newspaper production classes. In a Discovery Education professional development seminar Aug. 22 for English Language Arts teachers of the Boise School District (BSD) in Idaho, it was never more clear. Marita Diffenbaugh, ex-fifth grade teacher […]

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Newseum launches new module, cultivates news literacy

Newseum launches new module, cultivates news literacy

| August 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Newseum in Washington, D.C., is launching a Civil Rights module Friday (8/30/13), and many JEA members have been emailed for beta testing. What’s more important, however, is the site is fabulous for journalism teachers and students. It offers video modules and lesson plans on many topics that aren’t part of the beta testing, such […]

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Photography, videography skills a must for new journalists, especially now

Photography, videography skills a must for new journalists, especially now

| June 14, 2013 | 2 Comments

I know in my own backyard, The Idaho Statesman has reported several rounds of layoffs in the past few years due to the encroachment of digital on print subscriptions and advertising, and to a different economy.  However, most of the cuts have been across-the-board. In a news story published May 30, the Chicago Sun-Times announced […]

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