Help your students find their voice as they explore testimony in IWitness and find inspiration to create positive change in their own community.
The IWitness Video Challenge, which will award $10,000 in prizes overall, invites students to positively contribute to their communities, and complete an IWitness activity that involves submitting a short video explaining how they were inspired through testimony to make a positive impact.
As an educator you might be thinking how to get started with the IWitness Video Challenge. How do you encourage your students to make a difference? How do you incorporate video editing?
Well, we have the answers to these questions from actual IWitness educators. During a recent Twitter chat, #IWitnessChat hosted by Discovery Education, teachers shared how they use the IWitness Video Challenge in their classroom and how to get their students inspired to make a difference. Explore their insights and tips to help you get started with the IWitness Video Challenge.
1. Encourage students to create positive change in their community
Tip: Download the “Getting Started” guide
2. Integrate video editing into your classroom
Tip: Login/Register for IWitness and go to your dashboard to watch the Ethical Editing in the Connections Video tab.
3. The positive impact of the IWitness Video Challenge:
Tip: Watch the winning student videos from previous years.