YouTube Offers All Schools Education-Only Link, Beefs Up K-12 Content | MindShift | SocialMediaDesign |

All schools can now use the YouTube educational video site,, without having to jump over Internet filtering hurdles.


For schools that choose to opt in to the YouTube for Schools Program, YouTube will redirect Web users who go to the site straight over to On this portion of the site, all comments are disabled and the only related videos are those that can be found in the Education portal of the site.


The option has been created for parents, teachers, and administrators who fear children will be exposed to inappropriate materials on the site.

Via Gust MEES