When I took my first airplane ride at the tender age of six (to Disney World), I was nervous. My father pointed out the window and said “see all those lights?
How do we make schools more relevant to students? Teach them the skills they need in the real world, with tools they use every day.
Three years ago I was assigned a multimedia class. Although I had never taught a multimedia class, I was eager to create new and exciting projects utilizing digital media.
There's no doubt about it. Filmmaking is exciting stuff. Working on a set, surrounded by the energy of a great production crew, collaborating with actors, setting up lights, lining up shots, calling out "Roll camera! Action!"