A presentation on copyright for digital content and Creative Commons given by Ahrash Bissell formerly of Creative Commons for the 4C Initiative
Text of Copyright And Creative Commons for Educators (Ahrash Bissell) Creative Commons
1.Copyright For Digital Content What is Creative Commons?
Ahrash N Bissell
2. A nonprofit based in San Francisco with close to 25 employees
around the world.CC does not offer legal advice per se.CC offers
free legal and technical tools that allow creators to publish and
share their works on more flexible terms than standard copyright.CC
is an important part of a global sharing infrastructure. 3.
Digitaltechnologies have revolutionized howcreative works aremade,
distributed,and used. Original text by Creative Commons Australia
4. Everyday we useMovies PicturesMusic Text b Are you ready??? by
sshhttp://www.flickr.com/photos/ssh/12638218/ 5. C It covers
everything you want to use textbooks, photos, music, videos,
articles,lesson plans. It covers everything you want to do
copying,emailing, modifying, sharing with colleagues. Even if its
on the internet (or TV or radio) Original text by Creative Commons
Australia 6. Emailing that story to a friend or posting it to
Facebook? Posting a picture/video/article onto your personal blog?
Using a cartoon or drawing in a handout or news item? Uploading
resources you found to a web-archive? Copying (and attributing)
significant portions of an article to write a follow-up story? b
1Happysnappers( is catching up slowly )
flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/3636921327/ 7. These activities are
usually illegal unless you get
with some exceptionsb tvol tvol 8. But most people who tell you
about copyrightfocus on restrictions Original text by Creative
Commons Australia 9. Creative Commons licenses make copyright about
opportunities. 10. Creative Commons provides tools for creators to
grant permission ahead of time. Original slide by Creative Commons
Australia 11. These permissions include the right to
copy/distribute, perform, display, build upon, and remix. 12. These
tools are also for managing your own copyright b Tooled Flatty by
flattop3 www.flickr.com/photos/flattop341/1085739925/ 41Original
slide by Creative Commons Australia 13. ryanr
flickr.com/photos/ryanr/142455033So that you can collaborate
andshare material with anyone. 14. So how does it work? 15. Four
License Conditions Six Licenses 16. Only CC licenses consist of
thesethree crucial parts: human-readable lawyer-readable
Thiswork is licensed under a Creative CommonsAttribution 3.0 United
StatesLicense. 17. Mark http://creativecommons.org your website 18.
Mark http://wiki.creativecommons.org/Marking your works 19.
Somerights reserved 20. Other Legal/Technical/SocialChallenges
Quality control Student privacy and sharing evaluative data
Professionalizing localization and improvement of resources
Professional development and training Building community Authentic
assessment 21. Getting involved with Open EducationalResources(OER)
22. Open Educational Resources (OER)are materials, tools, and media
used for teaching and learning that arefree from copyright
restrictions or publicly licensed for anyone to use, adapt, and
redistribute. 23. discovered.creativecommons.org/search 24.
opened.creativecommons.org 25. Attribute to Ahrash N Bissell Send
comments to: [email protected] Creative Commons and the
double C in a circle are registered trademarks of CreativeCommons
in the United States and other countries. Third party marks and
brands are theproperty of their respective holders.