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First do the online investigation that follows.

Then post in the Discussion Forum by Monday, August 13, 2012.

The link for the Discussion Forum follows the investigation steps.



Visit George Lucas Educational Foundation


Watch Marco's interview on the web site below. What are your thoughts about how multimedia and project based learning might play a role in your classroom?

Marco Torres on Empowering Students Through Multimedia (title)


Marco Torres, a social studies teacher and technology director at San Fernando High School, explores how the creation of multimedia projects empowers his students, as well as those who participate in the San Fernando Education Technology Team

http://www.edutopia.org/marco-torres-empowering-students-through-multimedia


Then see the video here:

http://www.edutopia.org/students-find-their-voices-through-multimedia


Discussion Forum


After you complete the investigation please go to the Discussions Forum on a separate page to see your prompt and join the group discussion about this topic.



For your follow-up next steps:


Here is a delicious page with resources for multimedia and project-based learning in the classroom.

Mads' Delicious Resource Page