Illegal Downloading-Provides a fact sheet of the steps taken to stop illegal downloading. Students need to be aware that there are consequences to stealing music and movies.
Method Books, Sheet Music, Instructional Resources, & More
Alfred Music supports music education by providing quality method books, performance sheet music, and reference materials for teachers and students.
Teach kids about copyright: a list of resources from Creative Commons
Open curriculum alternatives to MPAA’s new anti-piracy campaign for kids. It has come to our attention that the Motion Picture Association of America, the Recording Industry Association of America, and top internet service providers are drafting curriculum to teach kids in California elementary schools that copying is wrong, or as the headline on Wired.com reads: "Downloading is Mean!"
Take a copyright crash course with Jim the librarian, as he explains the basics of U.S. copyright law and how it affects you at work. By Copyright Clearance ...
Copyright Infringement in Fine Arts Classes
I presented a brief educational overview of copyright law and its application in fine arts courses during a student/faculty workshop in July 2011 dedicated to …
Who Owns a Sound? | PBS LearningMedia
In this blended lesson supporting literacy skills, students learn about the debate over electronic sampling in music and look at how copyright law affects people on both sides of the issue. Students develop their literacy skills as they explore a social studies focus on gathering information to form an opinion. During this process, they read informational text, learn and practice vocabulary words, and explore content through videos and interactive activities.This resource is part of the…
5 famous copyright infringement cases (what you can learn)
Copyright is never an easy issue. From Rogers vs. Koons, to Vanilla Ice vs. David Bowie, learn from these 5 famous copyright infringement cases...
Copyright Infringement or Not? The Debate over Downloading Music
This lesson takes advantage of studentsâ interest in music and audio sharing. Students investigate multiple perspectives in the music downloading debate and develop a persuasive argument for a classroom debate.
All you have to know about copyright and illegal downloads (infographic)
Last year, in US, Joel Tenenbaum had to pay four music companies a penalty of $675,000 for illegally downloading and distributing 31…