Ishmel, K., Jacob, M., & Jaszi, P. (2020, March 30). Can Teachers Read Books Out Loud Online? Actually, Yes. Retrieved April 15, 2020.

The sudden shift to online instruction has many teachers using digital platforms to read aloud to students, but is the practice legal? In most cases, it is allowed under fair-use statutes, but there are a few instances when teachers should consider potential copyright complications, such as establishing a free YouTube channel for reading aloud when that reading is not directly related to instruction.

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