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Setting up a school radio station – 1

Radio can be a powerful medium in education, contributing to many curriculum areas, as well as to children’s confidence. And the good news is that it’s not too difficult to set up a school radio project or station.

Here are a few pointers and links – it’s a work in progress and not meant to be a definitive guide. Please get in touch to send further examples of new or ongoing successful school radio stations, or of sources of training support and advice, and we’ll add links here.

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Filed under: Community media, Radio and audio, School radio

Guide to community reporting

~ Do you want to report on something happening in your community?
~ Do you have some basic recording equipment, such as a mobile phone, digital camera, video camera or MP3 recorder?

If so, this guide is for you. It won’t turn you into a professional, but it should get you started and help you avoid some common mistakes. NB: nothing here is intended as the definitive answer – also, as I come from a radio background there are almost certainly some gaps in my video knowledge – comments and corrections are most welcome.

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Filed under: Community media, Film and video, Online media, Radio and audio

Welcome

Welcome to Create Media.  Resources, links and tutorials about media from the everyday world compiled by a London-based media freelancer. See also my associated blog Talking Media.

Filed under: Community media, Film and video, Online media, Radio and audio

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