As educators, we have a responsibility to model ethical and legal use of media, including print media, digital media, photos, videos, etc.
What is educational fair use?
Visit this LINK for the US Government explanation of fair use. Visit this link for a Copyright Flowchart from the website "Tech & Learning."
What media is acceptable for me to print or reproduce digitally?
Please refer to the Copyright & Printing in Schools guide below. For more information, visit this LINK for the US Government handout on copyright and reproduction of materials for education.
How do I know if it is legal to show a video?
Please refer to the chart below for information on the legal use of videos during school. Click HERE to view the movies we are licensed to show on campus.
For help pages on FSMS Library Services, visit this LINK.
For the Symbaloo page of student "research apps," select this link (or the Student Resources link).
Soundzabound Music Library offers a wide variety of music, audio themes and sound effects for grade K -12 and universities that ensures your copyright safety. Perfect for podcasts, PowerPoint™, videos, news, shows, video yearbooks, digital storytelling, presentations, TV broadcasts, web design and more! LINK
Please email Mrs. Shuffield &/or use this LINK (per Mrs. Trezza) to send photos (landscape, please) & a brief description of class activities, sporting events, extracurricular activities, etc. so she can place them on the FSMS website. Please refer to the FERPA list for students whose photos should not be published on the FSMS website.