MAPS Media Institute offers professional development training to school districts and community organizations. Our instructors accommodate all skill levels, from student to teacher. Through customized workshops, MAPS inspires and educates digital learners with technical skills, creative curriculums, and project development.


Workshops include:

  • Computer training and digital file management on both Apple and PC platforms

  • Equipment training on digital cameras, iPads, camcorders, field recorders, microphones, lighting, production accessories and green screen

  • Software training on Final Cut Pro X and Adobe Premiere for film editing, CueBase and Pro Tools for audio editing, Adobe Suite CS6/CC, Cinema 4D and Unity 3D digital animation software, Celtx for screenwriting, various iPads apps

  • Digital storytelling and how to connect those stories with your community

  • Development of hands-on, project-based learning curriculum using multimedia technologies and the creative process with an emphasis on collaboration, communication, and critical thinking

  • Career readiness and development



To discuss possible projects or to contract MAPS for your upcoming staff retreat &/or professional development workshop, contact:


Clare Ann Harff, MAPS Executive Director

(406) 363-4824