1: Learning and the screen 2: Screen theory, practice and learning 3: Creativity, literacy and screen learning 4: Genres screen learning 5: screen learning in context 6: Reflecting on screen learning: A manifesto for film in educational settings 7: Scaffolding learning 8: The process of making 9: Managing the process 10: Continuing Research Bibliography Index
Michael Anderson is Senior Lecturer in Drama Education at the University of Sydney. Michael is co-author of Real Players and co-editor of Drama Education with Digital Technology. Miranda Jefferson is an experienced high school teacher and Lecturer in Drama and Screen Learning at the University of Sydney.
A well-balanced and comprehensive account of the issues in
filmmaking likely to be encountered by English teachers. It lifts
engagement beyond the usual procedural knowledge level, to one of
active critique. --Sue Brindley, University of Cambridge
This book has bridged the theoretical and practical without compromising either. It offers a thorough systematic account of theoretical issues and practical techniques in teaching film appreciation and filmmaking. --Associate Professor George Belliveau, University of British Columbia