A time tested manual from my teaching days.
Worth a look.
Posted on Dec 11, 2013 by jon papworth
I started a research project on how Art and creativity needs to be taught in all subject areas and looked at how this could be imbedded in our curriculum
these are my findings so far
In this sample education technology project, you and your students can use this project requirements document and sample assets to collaborate and create a rich, interactive learning application for tablet devices using Adobe® InDesign and the Digital Publishing Suite.
This education technology project is suited to an undergraduate or graduate level project-based learning environment where students creating and using digital learning content. Individual chapters can be bound together to form a complete learning experience on a particular topic.
In this project, students will learn a variety of ways that digital media can be integrated into learning content. Students can develop content, use photography and multimedia editing skills, and bring it all together to create a visually-rich, interactive learning experience for tablet devices.
Creating curriculum resources will help students acquire and develop skills in:
Instructional designCurriculum develop... Read More
In this sample marketing and communications project, you and your students can use this project requirements document and sample assets to collaborate and create a rich, interactive publication for tablet devices using Adobe® InDesign and the Digital Publishing Suite.
This Marketing and Communications project is suited to an undergraduate project-based learning environment where students produce a digital publication to promote an event, organization, product, or service.
In this project, students will learn a variety of ways that digital media can be integrated into a digital publication. Creating electronic marketing and communications materials will help students acquire and develop skills in:
Visual communicationsWritten communicationsInteraction and digital media designDigital publication productionsMarketingAdvertising
This project could be adapted for other types of commercial publications to promote an event, organization, product or service.
A collection of concepts; personal and group inquiry, mentoring
In this sample journalism course project, you and your students can use this project requirements document and sample assets to collaborate and create a rich, interactive magazine publication for tablet devices using Adobe® InDesign and the Digital Publishing Suite.
This DPS Journalism course project is best suited to an undergraduate project-based learning environment where teams of students take on roles within the production of a digital magazine. These roles could include: writers, photographers, videographers, editors, graphic designers, editorial and creative directors. Students will learn a variety of ways that digital media can be integrated across articles, advertising and social media. They would learn writing, photography and multimedia editing skills, focusing on the relationship between these skills to create a successful interactive story. Students would learn how to report, using a camera, mobile phone or tablet and would gain judgment in which tools and media to... Read More
In this sample art and design portfolio project, you can use this project requirements document and sample assets with your students to collaborate and create a rich, interactive portfolio for tablet devices using Adobe® InDesign and the Digital Publishing Suite.
This Art and Design course project is best suited to an undergraduate project-based learning environment where students produce their own electronic portfolio. Individual student portfolios can be bound together into a collective class portfolio and sorted according to discipline areas.
In this project, students will learn a variety of ways that digital media can be integrated into a digital portfolio. They will craft an artist statement, document their work, apply photography and multimedia editing skills, and bring it all together to create a visually-rich, interactive portfolio for tablet devices.
Creating electronic portfolios will help students acquire and develop skills in: ... Read More
Posted on Nov 18, 2013 by Mike Skocko
Instructions for installing and utilizing Game On, a WordPress plugin that transforms an ordinary blog into a gamified curriculum delivery system for educators.
Game On is free and open source: Download from GitHub
More Information: Epic Discussion | New: Game On Forums
Installation and UpdatingNecessary SettingsAssignments as Quests Collecting and Displaying DataData Collection via User ProfileNew videos will be added as they're recorded and uploaded.
Please feel free to question, comment, and/or request specific videos.
Posted on Nov 16, 2013 by Sue Bell
This resources contains all of the resources needed to provide a 3.5 hour PD session that was developed as part of the Training 4 Trainers program with Adobe in the summer of 2013. The
session is designed for beginners with Adobe Photoshop. The session is intended to be very collaborative and to engage participants in thinking deeply about how the use the toos and why. Itwalks very new users
through the basics of the interface and how some of the basic tools
work, such as layers, text tool, selection tools, etc. It includes an
instructional handout and a challenge for participants to create an
appropriate task for use with their students.
Please feel free to use and adapt it as you see fit for your needs. Any feedback you might have would also be appreciated.
Promote your next student or department event with a flashier flyer. Combine cool graphics and text in Adobe Illustrator, then export for professional printing.
Set your work apart and build your personal brand with a custom Adobe InDesign template for creating presentations.
Use Adobe Acrobat to create your own PDF form for any information you need to collect, from course registration to classroom projects.
Use Adobe InDesign to create a syllabus that features video, audio, photos, illustrations, and links to more resources.
Learn how to make an audio recording of your lecture in Adobe Audition and format it to post for online students or learners with special needs.
Get your peers talking at academic conferences. Use InDesign to create a poster that highlights your research and draws a crowd.
Use Acrobat to gather all the materials needed for your tenure review into one engaging, easy-to-navigate PDF.
See how to use a digital camera, Lightroom, and Photoshop to shoot and edit your own head shot.
Got a video you want to post online? Use Media Encoder to convert your video to the proper formats for the devices you want to share with.
Use Acrobat® to provide audio comments right in a PDF. It not only saves time, it also helps you communicate more clearly with students.
Make it easy for colleagues, peers, and students to read your research paper, dissertation, or thesis. Learn how to use InDesign to layout and export an EPUB that can be viewed on a variety of e-book readers.
Simplify complex information into an infographic that helps students grasp the main idea—by combining text, images, and data in InDesign.
Use FormsCentral to easily create a form for collecting academic survey data.
Learn how to use Illustrator and a free vector file of a world map to create a custom map showing geographic data by country.
With Adobe EchoSign, you can send, sign, track, and store document securely in three easy steps. Learn how to set up a new EchoSign account, prepare and send a document for signatures, and review the signed document.