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Teachers and students will find learning more engaging with the large assortment of free Web 2.0 tools.
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How To Attribute Creative Commons Photos | Foter Blog

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Instructions for correctly giving credit to creative commons photos. 
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Copyright Infringement: 5 Myths vs Facts | Visual.ly

Copyright Infringement: 5 Myths vs Facts | Visual.ly | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
We're in the middle of a Copyright Infringement epidemic happening on the Internet right now. Copyright is misunderstood and as a result webmasters an
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This infographic makes it easier to understand.

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Free Technology for Teachers: 5 Good Places for Students to Find Public Domain Images

Free Technology for Teachers: 5 Good Places for Students to Find Public Domain Images | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
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Help your students realize they shouldn't take others photos without permission. These sites help them find photos they can use.

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Edublogs Weekly Review: Top 5 sites to find images for student use -Edublogs – education blogs for teachers, students and schools

Edublogs Weekly Review: Top 5 sites to find images for student use -Edublogs – education blogs for teachers, students and schools | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
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It is important to discuss copyright issues with your students. This article makes it easy to find images students can use freely.

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The Plagiarism Checker

Copy and Paste portions of your paper into the checker to make sure they are truly yours.

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The Educator’s Guide to Copyright, Fair Use, and Creative Commons | The Edublogger

The Educator’s Guide to Copyright, Fair Use, and Creative Commons | The Edublogger | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

The legal jargon with respect to digital copyrights can be confusing – especially since different countries have their own laws and regulations.

 

With this post, we hope to dispel a few myths and pull together a complete list of resources for teachers and students to use when blogging and working with content online.


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YouTube Copyright School


Russell learns some valuable lessons about copyright.

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Fun way to share this information with your students. 

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Leboldus Library's curator insight, July 24, 2015 10:03 AM
This video covers the most important aspects of video copyright on YouTube with the use of some fun cartoon characters.
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The last few sentences of this video sum it up....as teachers and leaders, we need to become cognizant to put copyright at the bottom of every page we and our students create.

Carol Hancox's curator insight, August 1, 2015 4:45 AM

a useful video about copyright

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Follow This Chart to Know If You Can Use an Image from the Internet

Follow This Chart to Know If You Can Use an Image from the Internet | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
When you find a picture online that would be perfect for your project, it's hard to know whether you're allowed to use it. Follow this flow chart to know for sure and avoid getting yourself in any trouble.
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This might be a great article to share with students.

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P2PU | Get CC Savvy | Copyright and Creative Commons are friends

P2PU | Get CC Savvy | Copyright and Creative Commons are friends | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
Get CC Savvy: Learn about Creative Commons licenses and how they work
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Work your way through this course to learn about creative commons licenses.

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Pics4Learning | Free photos for education

Pics4Learning | Free photos for education | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
Thousands of copyright free and copyright friendly images and photos for teachers and students.

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How to Use Pinterest without Breaking the Law

How to Use Pinterest without Breaking the Law | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
Pinterest allows its users to create virtual bulletin boards by pinning content from across the web, including photos and recipes.

 

There’s no doubt that Pinterest has exploded in popularity in recent months.

 

But with that boom has come concerns for some users about copyright law.


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Video: Copyright and Creative Commons | Common Craft

Video: Copyright and Creative Commons | Common Craft | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

What it teaches


This video helps to explain the basics of copyright law and creative commons licensing and the role each can play in helping creators protect and share their work.

 

It teaches:


• Why copyright law exists
• How to copyright a creative work
• Creative Commons licensing basics
• How both copyright and Creative Commons licensing can help creators
• Rules of thumb for using licensed work


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