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Flipped Learning for Your Classroom

Create exciting and engaging flipped learning content with Adobe Spark.

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Design Fun Apps with Your Students

Learn and teach the basics of user experience design with Adobe XD.

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Make Posters with Your Students

Create beautiful digital posters with Adobe Spark.

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Digital Storytelling with Your Class

Learn the fundamentals of digital storytelling with Adobe tools.

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Digital Publishing with Your Students

Learn and teach the basics of digital publishing with Adobe InDesign.

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School Branding for Teachers

Create and develop engaging school branding with Adobe Spark Premium.

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Adobe Apps for Education

Adobe Apps for Education provides an introduction to Adobe software appl…

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Video Book Trailers

After reading a book, students use Rush CC and video-enhancing featu…

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Let's get writing! Short writing activities using Sp…

These writing activities were designed by Dominic Traynor, a for…

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How'd You Solve That?

Students create a Spark Post graphic to represent their mathematical thi…

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Writing in the Social Sciences: Historical Cam…

In this assignment, students research and write about a social, historical c…

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Using Cinemagraphs to Teach Composition and Digital Rhetoric

After completing the Cinemagraphs course in the Creative Classroom Series, I spent some time thinking about how I might be able to use cinemagraphs in a higher education classroom setting. I settled on having students make a cinemagraph and then analyzing and reflecting on their process in writing, paying particular attention to how the design of their cinemagraph addresses concerns of digital rhetoric--especially visual design and audience awareness. This project offers a fun and fairly simple way to introduce students to basic visual design principles while asking them to consider the needs and expectations of an outside audience. While I had a higher ed classroom in mind for this project, I think it could be easily adapted for secondary students. Watch the video here for more informa ...

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Digital Design and Photography Video

A video covering the curriculum and through a students perspective wha…

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Create a graphic resume for your grandparent

This project is about  creating a graphical CV for your grandparent u…

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Teaching History the Photojournalism Way!

At the end of the photojournalism class, we were tasked with thinkin…

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Surrealist Door

Creating a surrealist door digital artwork in Photoshop using masks…

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Jazz Animation 2016

Students animated the melody of a jazz song using imagery inspired by…

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A Lesson in Light Leaks and Tall Tales

In this lesson plan, I tried to incorporate many aspects of this course while keeping it simple enough for my film students to still accomplish in one assignment. As you look through this lesson, you'll notice that certain aspect of this lesson assume certain abilities from my students. This is because we've had class for half the year and they already have certain skills and concepts mastered. If applied to another class, topics of quality sound recording, 3 point lighting, composition, editing, and basic color correction would need to be touched on in addition to my lesson. One of the best parts of film is the ability to be creative in story telling. This is why I'm requiring a tall tale storyline with this assignment. This makes the light leaks lesson exactly what it should be; a phy ...

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Tim Bateup
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