Every day, students interact with digital media in a variety of ways, as consumers and creators.  But do they know the basic ground rules set by copyright and fair use?  Most don’t.  This is an essential element of modern digital literacy, and it needs to be taught.

That’s where Copyright and Creativity comes in.  C&C offers educators a full suite of K-12 teaching resources that are easy to use and totally free.  There are lesson plans, slides, videos that walk through the more legalistic bits, and a professional development course for teachers who want a little brush up – or an introduction – before teaching it to students.

So what do students need to learn?  I recently had the opportunity to discuss copyright education with Jeff Bradbury on his AskTheTechCoach podcast.[add link]  There was plenty to talk…



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