This Just In...Director 8 K-12 Edition

Macromedia’s Director 8 K-12 Edition is a special version of the Web site creation tool, designed to bring powerful multimedia into the K-12 classroom. Director 8 K-12 Edition lets students and teachers turn text, graphics, sound, animation, and video into compact interactive multimedia content for the Web, CD-ROMs or DVD-ROMs. The software provides easy-to-use hands-on curriculum with project-based lessons, and helps students use marketable skills, such as software production. Each registered user of Director 8 K-12 Edition receives 12 hours of free, professionally designed course curriculum for teaching and learning the software. For more information visit

This article originally appeared in the 10/01/2000 issue of THE Journal.