Innovate My Class-Uploading Digital Work
Monday April 11th, 2011

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4:00


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Beth Richards, Technology Innovation Specialists


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4:15
Welcome

Beth Richards and Carolyn Semet Technology Innovation Specialists
brichar4@schools.nyc.gov

csemet@schools.nyc.gov


Focus is on uploading digital work to the Innovate My Class Website



4:30
Introduction to Vimeo and Flickr
Vimeo, is a free website to upload your video to www.vimeo.com
Flickr is a free website to upload your pictures to www.fickr.com


Find your school’s find vimeo and flickr usernames and passwords
http://manhattaninnovationgrants.wikispaces.com/Vimeo+and+Flickr+Accounts


4:45
Complete Innovate My Class Submission Form
Go to http://innovatemyclass.org
Log in
Navigate to Create a New Innovative Project
Fill in fields
5:00


Upload video to Vimeo:
After you take your video (no more than a minute)
Save the video in a folder on your desktop and name
Log into your school's vimeo account at www.vimeo.com
Click on Upload Video
Browse for the desktop
Select the video
Make sure that you change the privacy settings to (Anyone)
The upload can take several minutes
Once the video is complete
Click on the video and you will see an Embed Code Button
Copy the code
Paste the code in the video section of your Innovate My Class template

Upload a picture to Flickr:
Create a folder on your desktop and name
Save your pictures to the folder
Log into your school’s flickr account at www.flickr.com
Choose the link Photos and Video
Select the photos you want to upload
Make sure the privacy settings are changed to (Public)
Click on Upload Photos and Videos

You can add a caption to your pictures by choosing add a description
Save your work at bottom of page
Uploading pictures individually:
Click on the picuture
Click on the down arrow
Choose Grab the HTML Code
Copy the code
Paste the code in the picture section of the IMC website template
Upload pictures as a slideshow:
Choose the set
Select slideshow at top right
Click Share
Grab the embed HTML
Copy the code
Paste the code in the picture section of the IMC website template




To complete the Innovate My Class activity:
Go to www.innovatemyclass.org
Log in
Click on Step 3: Create a New Innovative Project
Fill out the template
Upload your video from vimeo and/or flickr
Have students type a brief thank you
Then save your work.
You can see sample projects on the Featured Innovations Tab.

6:00
Adjourn


Resources:
Video 101
http://www.flickr.com/creativecommons/