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Teaching Students (K-12) about Copyright

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Explore and create : Playground

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Other presentations in this group:

James Allen  
Jenn Roth  

As an elementary librarian, I’m excited to share free K-12 materials, including curriculum, PD, and added resources, such as infographics, plug-n-play slides, lesson plans, and tips for using copyrighted materials in education. These materials provide accessible and practical information about copyright – its protections, its limitations, and its role in encouraging creativity.

Audience: Library media specialists, Teachers, Coaches
Skill level: Beginner
Attendee devices: Devices useful
Attendee device specification: Smartphone: Android, iOS
Laptop: Chromebook, Mac, PC
Tablet: Android, iOS, Windows
Topic: Creativity & curation tools
Grade level: PK-12
Subject area: Science, Social studies
ISTE Standards: For Students:
Global Collaborator
  • Students use digital tools to connect with learners from a variety of backgrounds and cultures, engaging with them in ways that broaden mutual understanding and learning.
Innovative Designer
  • Students select and use digital tools to plan and manage a design process that considers design constraints and calculated risks.
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James Allen, Kentucky Department of Education

James Allen is currently the Statewide School Library Lead and a Digital Learning Coach for the Kentucky Department of Education in the Office of Education Technology. Previously he was a school librarian for sixteen years. James is an organizer and regular moderator of #KyLChat which gives librarians across Kentucky a place to share and explore new ideas. James is also a Google for Education Certified Innovator, Google Earth Education Expert, and a leader on the ISTE Librarian Professional Learning Network.

Jenn Roth, North Wales Elementary School

Jenn Roth is an elementary school librarian in the North Penn School District in Lansdale, Pennsylvania. She is the Pennsylvania Ambassador for the non-profit organization Copyright and Creativity for Ethical Digital Citizens. Jenn is an active member of the Pennsylvania School Librarians Association and is currently serving as the PSLA Communications Co-Chair. Jenn was a collaborator for the “Model Curriculum for Learners in Pennsylvania School Libraries,” “The Digital Librarian’s Survival Toolkit,” and “The Epic Ebook of Web Tools & Apps.” She was interviewed for the Librarian Influencer of the Week with the podcast titled “Reading is a Part of Everything.”

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