Accepting Reality

Without doing a personality test on all of the teachers in the world and by diving headlong into a generalization, I make the following statement with all of the confidence in the world:

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Three Hours Recharges Your Program

I have heard of teachers who have had a lot of success with three-day or five-day boot camps, workshops, etc. with their incoming staffs preparing for the new year through ice breaker games, skill building and work exercises.

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Student-Led Broadcasts

It has often been said that the best way is to “let the children lead the way,” and this is most definitely the case when it comes to allowing students the opportunity to showcase their talents as budding TV production teams.

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Young Graduate Captures the Shot

A day after graduating from the University of Bristol (UK) with a degree in Zoology, the 22 year old was more than happy to travel the world with National Geographic photography veteran Steve Winter for an adventure of a lifetime.

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Video Streaming School Successes

In last month’s article I looked at how easy it is to do video streaming, and several readers have asked me about what kind of things I’d recommend they try streaming first, and why.

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What We Do Matters

I may be wrong but I believe our job as video production teachers reaches much farther than those in academic subjects because what we teach is unique and very specific.

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  1. Changing the Way Classrooms Work
  2. Looking For The Strong, Silent Type
  3. Tim Busfield's Performance Arts Warm-up Workshop
  4. Video in Education - A new series
  5. The Realities of Revision
  6. Welcome To The YouTube Generation
  7. Looking Through The Perryscope
  8. Plan to Attend the Art of Visual Storytelling Tour
  9. You are Also Part of a Team
  10. Teradek's Live:Air
  11. Pre-Existing Inspirations
  12. The Sports Demo Reel
  13. Introduction to Weather
  14. Sports Broadcasting
  15. Could It Be A Movie?
  16. Know your Equipment and Resources
  17. NECIR Summer Broadcast Journalism Workshops
  18. What to Teach
  19. Aerial Videography
  20. 10 Steps to Live Stream your Production
  21. Bringing Real World Television Production to the Classroom
  22. Dress, Costuming and Props
  23. Video & Broadcast Teachers Guide for Better Resources
  24. Guide to Film School
  25. The World's Worst News Package?
  26. DAFT Media Teacher Symposium
  27. Does your School Have a Film Production Club? We need you!
  28. Streaming High School Sports with Wirecast
  29. Phil Harris Needs Your News Set Pics
  30. Coffee with a Geek: a new monthly column
  31. Georgia Student Media Event October 11th
  32. Broadcasting Live Sports on a Budget
  33. Available online now: Two Special Issues
  34. Teaching New Dogs Old Tricks
  35. Roland to Give Away a VR-3EX at ISTE
  36. STN Announces Academy Programs
  37. Crew Assignments
  38. Review: Saving Mr. Banks
  39. SETV and High School Cube – Partners in Broadcast Education
  40. Lesson Plans / Curriculum and other resources
  41. SVN Introduces a new series, Curriculum Corner
  42. Buttons, Menus and Wheels! Oh My!
  43. DSLR Dynamics Tour
  44. Starting a Video Production Department
  45. DSLR Dynamics Duo to Train Filmmakers in 30-City Tour
  46. How to Turn your iPhone into a Professional Video Camera in One Easy Step
  47. Sports Kick-off: Your Guide To Shooting Sports
  48. The new SVN-TV is on the air!
  49. Goodbye Tape, Hello Digital! Part Two
  50. Taking a Look Inside Live Stream Broadcasting
  51. Broadcast High School Sports - Like a Pro - On a Budget
  52. Goodbye Tape, Hello Digital!
  53. Shooting DV: Getting Better Footage
  54. Teaching Screenwriting to Teenagers
  55. Broadcast Your First Event With High School Cube & Get $250
  56. Meet Christina Hamlett
  57. Tales of a Cold Late Winter Night in Central Pennsylvania
  58. SVN Student Filmmaking Re-Launch
  59. Directing Music Videos
  60. Using Video to Improve Student Learning
  61. Iowa Builds a Vision for Education Transformation
  62. Christina Hamlett Offers Two Courses for SVN Readers
  63. The People With Whom You Work
  64. Avid Media Composer 6 - Is it Right for Your School
  65. Final Cut Pro X: Is It Worth It?
  66. Focus on News Broadcasting
  67. A Poor Man’s SANS
  68. Part Two - Sports Production
  69. Live Video Web Streaming: What Are Your Options?
  70. Fall Focus on Sports Production