Movin' On Up - Music in Sports


We are going to shoot the next home football game at our school. The video will be cablecast in real-time to the community. At certain times during the first or second half of the game the pep band plays music. (Perhaps during a time out or if a player is injured.) If we keep the camera pointed at the field can we let the tape continue to record and record this music legally?

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Piracy in Education

“Piracy is stealing and it doesn't just keep Lady Gaga and Angelina Jolie from making a few more dollars," says Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff.

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How to Get Media Permissions for Your Videos and other Media

Exclamation“Every person who writes a document published on the internet, who creates a graphic or icon, who scans his own photograph or records his own voice into a digital file, who sends an electronic mail message, who creates a document for a newsgroup, or who designs a web page owns the copyright to his creative work.”

- Carol Simpson, “Copyright for Schools”

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Code of Best Practices

Copyright EyeReading past the headlines - Pointing to, yet looking beyond the Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for Media Literacy Education

On November 11, 2008, media literacy educators released a Code of Best Practices in Fair Use. 

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