This gave me an idea. I knew that my iPod had video-out capability. It would follow that I should be able, with the right cable, to hook my iPod to the projector/SmartBoard through the wall panel.
- Is it ok for teachers to bring in outside media to show to students without some sort of approval from somewhere?
- What rating is acceptable at which grade level?
- Who makes sure that the content is screened and appropriate>
I know you can get Planet Earth from iTunes but I would imagine there are scenes in it which are not appropriate for my students, lion on zebra for instance.
Anyway there it is, yet another technology to use in our classrooms.
P.S: Which episodes of Schoolhouse Rock do you remember and remember liking the most?