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Student Vlogs in the Classroom: Elementary Example

This elementary student connects learning from their reading by recording and sharing a video in a vlog post on YouTube. Innovative students connect...

Student Vlogs in the Classroom: Secondary Example

Students can connect learning from their reading by recording and sharing a video in a vlog post on YouTube, like Little Book Owl who has thousands...

Why YouTube?

Why does video and YouTube play such an important role in student learning today? Learn how a teacher in Kent, Washington uses YouTube to help...

Growing an Audience on YouTube

Building a community on YouTube is strategic. Learn from certified YouTubers how they build subscribers and create a following of viewers. When...

Creating a YouTube Channel for your Classroom

YouTube is designed so you can create multiple channels under a single account. This is perfect if you teach multiple classes during the day and...

A Student's YouTube Journey

Follow student YouTuber  EthanGamerTV through his journey beginning at age 7 with zero subscribers till he hit over 1,000,000 (yep, that is one...

Reflections from an Expert YouTube Vlogger: Myles Dyer

YouTube expert Myles Dyer (aka Blade376) shares his journey of vlogging through the last 10 years on YouTube.  What hooked him into the platform?...

Make YouTube Safer for Kids

This video from Common Sense Media has some great tips for parents to make YouTube a safer place to search and explore.  Many of the settings, like...

Vlogging on YouTube: Try It Out!

Now it's your turn! This planning guide will walk you through items that you need to consider and have ready before launching your own YouTube...

Hot Trends on YouTube

Stay in the know.  Find out the top six things that kids love to watch on YouTube.  What we love about this video from Common Sense Media is that...

Copyright Case Study: Vlogs

With the tidal wave of personal video uploads and blogs on the internet, Fair Use practices have come under fire and have been analyzed in great...

YouTube: Annotating Your Videos

If you are creating screencasts or recording your lessons in anyway then you are well on your way to being a blended learning expert. However, one...

Using Video Effectively in the Classroom

The key to having students engaged and thinking is to have them be active and reactive to the material. Video is a great tool for doing those things....

YouTube: Can I Use This Music?

This video from Derral Eves will give you some guidance when it comes to using music content in YouTube. Teachers and students need to be aware of...

Harnessing the Power of YouTube

YouTube is such a versatile, powerful learning tool, but sometimes it's not always easy to know how to use YouTube's many features to meet the needs...

YouTube Search Filters

With over a billion users watching, creating, and using YouTube each day, it can be really overwhelming and frustrating trying to find the "perfect"...

YouTube's Audio Library

Did you know that YouTube isn't just for watching and sharing videos?  In fact, YouTube has many useful features that make it a wonderful...

Handy YouTube Editing Features

Surprise, surprise! YouTube isn't just for watching and consuming video content.  What most people don't realize is that YouTube actually has an...

YouTube Capture App Tutorial

The incredibly useful YouTube editing tools available online are now accessible on mobile devices!  Thanks to the app YouTube Capture, users can...

Dealing With Online Bullies

It can be scary letting students loose on YouTube.  With the uptick in cyber bullying, it is incredibly important help our students become...