Personal Website Checklist
Make sure your teacher website is copyright-compliant
Copyright and Fair Use Guidelines
From Technology & Learning magazine
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Movie Licensing 101
Why we need a license to show movies at school
Over 29 million images to search. Click the "More Details" button to find out about reuse--some require attribution and others d
*Once you have search results, look for "Search Tools" in the bar at top. Click it, then click "Usage Rights" to filter for copy
Breathtaking photos, mostly nature and architecture
Lots of photos. Site is a little confusing; search box is in upper right corner.
Photos, drawings, and cartoon pictures
Eclectic collection of photos by Ryan McGuire, ranging from artistic to quirky to surreal.
Photos can be searched, or you can browse by category or by letter.
*Once you have search results, click "License" to filter for copyright-free images.
Public Domain Sherpa
Links to several sites with public domain images, incl. LOC, NYPL, NASA
Kathleen Morris - Guide to Free Images
Links to 6 websites, plus info on what's legit and what's not
Open Clip Art
Searchable clip art, free
Free with restrictions: 1. Don't remove watermark. 2. Don't use cilpart on items for sale. 3. Link to them if using on website
Public Domain Vendors
Public domain clip art
Copyright-free sounds and music
Royalty-free music and sound effects
Outside-the-box assignment ideas
article: Three Steps for Improving Teacher Questions
Digital Literacy presentation
for assessing websites