Monthly archive May, 2013

How to create a slideshow in iMovie ’11

by Judy Robinson and Julie Dodd Mentoring Committee Mentoring Monday During the JEA San Francisco convention, we delivered a hands-on session in the computer lab on how to create slideshows that would be a video to be uploaded to online newspapers, blogs or video services such as YouTube or Vimeo. At previous conventions, we’ve taught...

iMotionHD: Great iPad app for creating stop motion video

by Judy Robinson Mentoring Committee One of the several apps I shared with the mentors at the JEA/NSPA convention in San Francisco this past spring was iMotionHD.  It’s a great app and worth reviewing again or sharing with those of you who weren’t able to attend in San Francisco. Creating stop-motion video or time-lapse photography...

JEA mentors enjoy camaraderie offered in mentor training at JEA/NSPA conventions

by Julie Dodd Mentoring Committee co-chair The JEA/NSPA conventions are when we provide training the new mentors and extended training for the experienced mentors. More than 25 mentors and Mentor Committee members attended the JEA/NSPA convention in San Francisco, April 25-27. Following a full day of training on Thursday, the mentors and committee members enjoyed...

Sending news release to local media lets you promote the success of your students

by Georgia and Wayne Dunn JEA Mentors, Ohio We were some pretty proud mentors at the Ohio Scholastic Media Association convention when OSMA executive director Candace Perkins Bowen announced the awards. Seven of our present and former mentees entered their students in individual contests, and their students won 226 awards! Here are two tips for advisers:...