Can students reuse someone else’s work in their own creations? When would doing so run afoul of copyright laws? If you’ve made movies, designed websites, or created ebooks with your students, you might have pondered this question. Students are often avid consumers of digital content, but when they take on the hat of creators in the classroom, this question is important to consider.
At the beginning of this year, I featured a blog post all about how to teach copyright in the classroom. It featured some fantastic, free resources, and I was so excited to see all of the buzz about the post on social media.