Audio, Video and VR
for Remote Learning
Spring Course: Audio, Video & VR for Remote Learning
May 26th – May 29th
One Week Spring Online Course
In this one week Spring course, EdTechTeacher instructor Greg Kulowiec will guide an exploration into the many approaches educators can take to leverage audio, video and virtual reality / virtual environments to support remote learning. From teacher created podcasts to guide instruction and learning, to the many ways in which video can be created and designed effectively for student engagement, the role of multimedia in remote learning is the emphasis of the course. Additionally, a third of the course is devoted the role the virtual reality and live, collaborative virtual environments can play in a remote learning environment. By the end of the three part course, participants will develop an increased skillset, comfort and vision for the meaningful integration of multimedia and virtual reality for remote learning.
The course will run online from from May 26th – May 29th
Over the one week period, participants will engage in:
- Three (3) synchronous webinars
- Three (3) asynchronous online activities & challenges
Online Activities / Modules: This online course will be facilitated through Google Classroom. All course materials, updates, webinar links and course discussions will be available through Google Classroom.
NOTE: Please have access to a personal Gmail / Google account to participate in this course.
School issued G Suite for Education accounts will not allow access into our Google Classroom course.
Webinars: All synchronous webinars will take place from 2:00 – 3:00 EST through Zoom. Webinar recordings will be archived and available in the Google Classroom course.
Webinar Dates – All webinars will run from 2:00 – 3:00 EST
Webinar 1: 5/26 – Audio
Webinar 2: 5/27 – Video
Webinar 3: 5/29 – Virtual Reality / Environments
Part 1: Audio for Remote Learning
- Audio capture, editing and creation across multiple devices
- Creating Podcasts & distributing audio as instructional content
- Collaborative audio creation on the web
Part 2: Video for Remote Learning
- Screencast & video creation across devices
- Web tools & strategies to enhance student video experience
- Designed an engaging video lesson
Part 3: Virtual Reality and Virtual Environments
- Understanding the opportunity of Virtual Reality for Remote Learning
- Creating virtual experiences for students
- Creating multi-user, collaborative virtual spaces
Who Should Attend?
- Elementary, Middle & High School Teachers
- Instructional Coaches
- Educational Technology Specialists
- EdTech Coaches
- Personal Gmail / Google Account (non school issued G Suite for EDU Google Account)
- The Webinars will be run with Zoom
- Please download Zoom ahead of time on your device
- Zoom Download Page
Meet the Instructor – Greg Kulowiec
Prior to joining EdTechTeacher, Greg spent eight years as a high school history teacher and one year as a technology integration specialist in Plymouth, Massachusetts. He began integrating technology into his classroom with early mobile devices including iPods and cell phones. An early adopter of iPads, Chromebooks and 1:1 environments, Greg quickly transitioned to integrating Project Based Learning Environments. Work that his students created during their studies of the Arab Spring of 2011 was featured on National Public Radio.
Since 2012 as a full time instructor with EdTechTeacher, Greg brings a dynamic approach to technology integration that is paired with powerful instructional frameworks such as Project Based Learning and Design Thinking. Greg works with school districts and teachers throughout the country in workshops and year long professional development to explore thoughtful and effective uses of technology. Greg is a Google Certified Trainer, a Microsoft Innovative Educator, and the co-host of the “So We’ve Been Thinking Podcast”. Greg has presented at MassCue, NCSS, MASCD, ISTE, Google’s Global Education Summit and the EdTechTeacher Innovation Summits.
Greg lives in Newburyport, MA with his wife and two children and dog (Tugboat).
For more information about these workshops, please contact Gail Ross-McBride at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 888-377-9518 ext 1.