Copyright & the TEACH Act

This section of the Instructional Design and Development web site covers introductory information related to copyright and instruction, particularly as it relates to teaching online. The topics include:

 NEW!   Interactive online presentation about the TEACH Act and Fair Use

Additional copyright discussions

  • TEACH Act – An important piece of legislation with a significant effect on delivering instructional materials to online students. A series of real-world scenarios is included to help you navigate the opportunities and requirements of the TEACH Act.
  • Fair Use 101 – As liberating as it is mysterious, Fair Use is introduced here through a short, four-part primer.
  • Additional Resources – An ever-growing list of secondary resources related to questions about copyright. Feel free to suggestion new resources!
Disclaimer: Copyright is a complex and litigious field. These pages are presented as informational resources only. They are not a substitute for proper legal advice.