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11 Great YouTube Channels for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

11 Great YouTube Channels for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it

Subscribing to a YouTube channel is a good way to let someone else sift through the billions of videos available online. Ask your librarians or tech person for help setting up your account!

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Edutopia News

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I am seeing more teachers than ever using video as a way for students to demonstrate their learning. There are some good resources here in this special Edutopia issue focused on using and creating videos.

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Top 12 TED Ed Lessons of 2013 ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Top 12 TED Ed Lessons of 2013 ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it

According to TED, these are the most popular TED-Ed videos of 2013.

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Wide Angle’s “Video Bank” Is An Excellent Social Studies Resource in Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day

Wide Angle’s “Video Bank” Is An Excellent Social Studies Resource in Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it

Ferlazzo reviews a video resource, New York Channel 13's "Wide Angle: Window Into Global History."

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Five-Minute Film Festival: Vine and Instagram Video in the Classroom

Five-Minute Film Festival: Vine and Instagram Video in the Classroom | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
Can seconds-long Vine and Instagram videos be used as teaching tools? According to a number of educators online, the answer is a resounding yes!
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“TEACH” Is Showing On CBS This Friday — It’s The Second Film Davis Guggenheim Has Done This Year To Make-Up For “Waiting For Superman” | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day…

“TEACH” Is Showing On CBS This Friday — It’s The Second Film Davis Guggenheim Has Done This Year To Make-Up For “Waiting For Superman” | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day… | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it

"Davis Guggenheim is sure in overdrive to make-up for all the harm he caused with his awful movie, Waiting For Superman (see The Best Posts & Articles About The Teacher-Bashing “Waiting For Superman” Movie & Associated Events)."

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Digital Video Transforms Teaching Practices

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The growing availability of digital video sparked the "flipped classroom" movement, but identifying quality video content is still a challenge.
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The full text of this article is available from MARVEL's Ebsco Host Database collection: http://libraries.maine.edu/mainedatabases/#E

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Rediscovered: The First American Anti-Nazi Film, Banned by U.S. Censors and Forgotten for 80 Years

Rediscovered: The First American Anti-Nazi Film, Banned by U.S. Censors and Forgotten for 80 Years | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it

A fascinating story of how journalist Cornelius Vanderbilt IV created a documentary film called "Hitler's Reign of Terror" and how the film, originally censored and banned in the US, has been rediscovered.

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Free Technology for Teachers: Ten Good Video Sources for Science Students and Teachers

Free Technology for Teachers: Ten Good Video Sources for Science Students and Teachers | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it

Richard Byrne reviews ten sources for video about science.

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Teachers’ Ultimate Guide to Using Videos

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Download this PDF guide to using videos in the classroom. It addresses questions such has how to evaluate the quality of videos you find and how to incorporate them into your instruction.

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Five Amazing Videos That Show Why Science is Awesome

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Science teachers looking for fun videos to show how shockingly exciting science can be, look no further.
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Want To Enhance Your YouTube Videos With Clickable Links? Here’s How!

Want To Enhance Your YouTube Videos With Clickable Links? Here’s How! | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it

"Have you ever tried to add a clickable link to your YouTube videos, only to find that you can't? There are in fact three ways to do this, methods that have remained hidden - until now."

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Five-Minute Film Festival: Best Education Parodies of 2013

Five-Minute Film Festival: Best Education Parodies of 2013 | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it

A little fun for your Friday: video parodies of popular songs and movies that, along with being funny, actually manage to teach stuff!

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Top YouTube Channels for Science and Math Teachers and Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Top YouTube Channels for Science and Math Teachers and Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it

A round-up of some wonderful educational YouTube channels for Math and Science teachers. These channels are taken from a long list that comprises more than 170 YouTube channels. 

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Free Technology for Teachers: Three Video Explanations of the Debt Ceiling and a 14th Amendment Question

Free Technology for Teachers: Three Video Explanations of the Debt Ceiling and a 14th Amendment Question | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it

These are to share with your students, of course. Because we all totally understand the debt ceiling ourselves, right? 

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23 Great Sources For Free Educational Videos Online - Edudemic

23 Great Sources For Free Educational Videos Online - Edudemic | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
Students love to watch and learn. Why not showcase some of the best free educational videos and their repositories then?
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How to Use Online Video in Your Classroom

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It's one thing to talk about Mount St. Helens erupting in science class. It's another thing altogether to watch a video of the mountain's summit exploding into dust. Teache
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Book Domino Chain World Record

For more on how and why, see this press release from the Seattle Public Library, which created this record-breaking chain of books to launch their summer reading program: http://www.spl.org/about-the-library/library-news-releases/book-domino-record-531

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Do We Actually Learn Anything From TED Talks?

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Annie Murphy Paul talks about what makes TED and other instructional videos so compelling--and whether they're actually a good way to deliver content.

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6 Tips for Successful Mobile Video Assignments in the Classroom - ProfHacker - The Chronicle of Higher Education

6 Tips for Successful Mobile Video Assignments in the Classroom - ProfHacker - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it

How to successfully create short videos while avoiding some common pitfalls.

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A Media Specialist's Guide to the Internet: Have You Tried TED ED? Here Are 6 Sample Videos

A Media Specialist's Guide to the Internet: Have You Tried TED ED? Here Are 6 Sample Videos | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it

Julie Greller shares 6 videos from the TED-Ed collection and briefly explains how the site is organized.  Explore the site, including lesson plans and other videos, here:  http://ed.ted.com/

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Five-Minute Film Festival: The Future of Education

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VideoAmy seeds the conversation about what's next for education with this playlist of videos on the future of teaching and learning.
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