Category Archives: The Arts

Making Media Manageable

Date: November 26, 2013 Time: 8:00 – 9:00 pm EDT Description: Making media with students is an exciting opportunity to explore a variety of literacies and modes of communication. But the idea of producing media texts with students can also … Continue reading

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Visual Journals with the Journal Fodder Junkies

Date: Wednesday, November 21, 2012 Time: 8 to 9 p.m. Description: The Journal Fodder Junkies will discuss their new book, Journal Fodder 365: Daily Doses of Inspiration for the Art Addict and guide participants through a hands-on mixed media demonstration. Activities will utilize … Continue reading

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Conversation with Lisa Diner: Interactive White Boards

Interactive White Boards Lisa Diner is the RECIT animator for the Western Quebec School Board. She is a master trainer for SMART boards and has given many workshops on interactive white boards for teachers. Recorded on April 12, 2011 Listen … Continue reading

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Conversation about FlipBoom

Animation – Tools for Students LEARN gave a workshop on FlipBoom, an animation software. FlipBoom is available to  all the English Education Community of Quebec through a partnership between LEARN and ToonBoom. Once the software is installed, you are ready … Continue reading

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Conversation with Steve Muoio: Propaganda

Give Peace a Chance Steve Muoio teaches for the English Montreal School Board at John F. Kennedy High School. He teaches Media Arts. He worked with his students on understanding how propaganda works and then had them create posters and … Continue reading

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