Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Videos in education

Hello Teachers,

Speaking of resources I can't believe I didn't give these to you last week.
 http://www.khanacademy.org/
http://www.jogtheweb.com/

I've showed how to make simple videos using Jing Project. The sites JogtheWeb and Khanacademy specialize in videos for edcuation. Unfortunately, like most video sites they host their actual videos on Youtube so you can't access them on from the school. To use videos from these sites at school you will probably have to use a laptop, open the video at home and let it load all the way, then bring the laptop to school without closing the browser or turning it off. The video will still be loaded and ready to play without an internet connection. There are other ways to download Youtube videos but none that are legal as far as I know.

There are some sites that are open on district servers. They include

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