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Professional Learning

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What you CAN learn in this Unit:

1. Know how to access and use a variety of free animation and video tools

2. Know how to choose an appropriate tool to communicate knowledge and learning to meet a specific purpose

3. Know how to create your own multimedia learning content for a classroom lesson (an animation and a short video)

4. Understand a process for designing content to deliver a message effectively

5. Understand how the creation and use of multimedia in classroom practice can help meet the diverse needs of students

6. Make connections with technology standards and best practice

7. Transfer the learning to professional practice by creating one or more multimedia artifacts that support learning


You will document your learning as you go through each of the sections. You will create or update a Professional Learning Goal and Reflection Document (PLGRD).

Check the Final Assignment page where you will find a list of activities. 

Then move on to First Steps


Note: This Independent Learning Unit is designed to take no longer than 10 hours.