Get the critical and practical tools to integrate film and
media education in your classroom.
What will teachers learn?
Built on our four decades of experience, the Film Innovation Lab will transform your classroom to enable all students to compete in an increasingly sophisticated educational landscape. We give teachers the knowledge, materials, and tools to enhance their educational opportunities with film-based learning modules.
- Create: Get step-by-step instruction on how to use film production in your classroom and even make your own film along the way
- Collaborate: Learn how to use film to explore different cultures, encourage creativity, and make connections between the arts and other core subjects
- Innovate: Align your classroom with the latest trends in media education and ensure your students gain important 21st century skills
- Watch: Learn how to teach active viewing and film analysis by better understanding film language and story composition
Who should enroll?
Teachers of any subject and grade will benefit from the course, not just humanities and media teachers.
Summer session: July 1924
Earn 30 Clock Hours during our annual summer session at Facets. The Lab runs Monday thru Friday, 9:00 a.m.4:30 p.m. A light breakfast and coffee are provided.
$395 per teacher or $350 if you are a Facets Member.
We urge you to look into financial assistance from your school, district, or other financial aid sources. We will work with you to provide any documentation needed to assist the financial aid process.
Can't make it during the summer session? We work with schools and other organization to create custom versions of the Film Innovation Lab. Sessions can take palace anytime of the year, at Facets or your facilities, and the session span can be adjusted.