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Extending the Shelf-Life of Your Instructional Videos: Six Common Pitfalls to Avoid

Extending the Shelf-Life of Your Instructional Videos: Six Common Pitfalls to Avoid | Education and Tech Tools | Scoop.it
Video is a wonderfully visual medium that opens up new opportunities for teaching and learning. Here's how to extend the shelf-life of your course videos.
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Hmm, I've been following all of the tips except referencing other assignments in my videos..

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Screencast-O-Matic: An Essential (Free) Tool for the Digital Classroom

Screencast-O-Matic: An Essential (Free) Tool for the Digital Classroom | Education and Tech Tools | Scoop.it
Whether you are flipping the classroom or just recording an instructional video, Screencast-O-Matic makes screencasting for educators as simple as possible.

Via Beth Dichter
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The free version doesn't record audio, so use Jing which is free but only records 5 minute videos. Otherwise, pay for Screencast-O-Matic or pay for Snagit (Educator license)..Snagit has lots of features for screenshots and no limits on your video length.

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Beth Dichter's curator insight, November 22, 2014 9:56 PM

This post is another example of the "Bitesize" PD that Fractus Learning offers. Screencast-O-Matic allows you to create videos a presentation that is on your computer. It is easy to use, and their is both a free version and a premium version. The sections covered in this post are:

1. Instructional walkthroughs

2. Record presentations and slides

3. Flipped lessons

4. Student guides

5. The power of post-processing

In addition there is a short video that provides and overview and links and next steps which provides tutorials about Screencast-O-Matic, flipped learning, assessment and more.

Dr. Laura Sheneman's curator insight, November 23, 2014 10:40 AM

Indispensable tool for anyone who trains.