Tuesday, June 14, 2011
SchoolDocs at the AFI Theater in MD!
This series of annual seminars for teachers as part of the SchoolDocs Festival at the AFI Theater in Silver Spring, Maryland is well worth-it!
2011 SCHOOLDOCS HIGHLIGHTS
THE POWER OF THE DOCUMENTARY TO ENGAGE STUDENTS AND ENRICH THE 21ST CENTURY
June 23-25, 2011
Presented by AFI SILVER Screen Education as a special strand of the AFI - Discovery Channel Silverdocs
Conference, SchoolDocs is an innovative strand of workshops, panel discussions and films investigating
cutting-edge practices in visual education directed to the needs of 21st century educators and their students.
Three days of engaging discussions
Exposure to new technologies
New pedagogical techniques with more than a dozen panels and hands-on workshops
One-on-one networking with documentary filmmakers
SUCCESS FOR EVERY CURRICULUM: Case Studies in Blending Media into Extant Curriculum.
HOW CAN DOCUMENTARIES IMPROVE STUDENT WRITING? Watch!
UNTANGLING THE WEB FOR CLASSROOM USE
USING FILMMAKING TO ENGAGE STUDENT UNDERSTANDING OF SUBTEXT
BEST PRACTICES AND FAIR USE FOR EDUCATION
SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY ENGINEERING AND MATH (STEM) RESOURCES ON THE WEB
TECHNOLOGY OF THE FUTURE FOR EDUCATION
ADOBE ELEMENTS 9, PREMIERE AND AFTER-EFFECTS WORKSHOPS
PLUS: Voices of youth filmmakers from all over the world will be represented in panels, hands-on workshops
and master classes with Silverdocs filmmakers. SchoolDocs is proud to collaborate with the following youth