Screencast of the Week - Super Bowl Screencast

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Google ran an ad that was a screencast! And, that's our Screencast of the Week this week! I'm not sure the technology Google used. Regardless of that, I am happy to see screencasting hit big time. All wrapped together in a beautiful screencast!

Top Five Ways to Use Screencasting in the Classroom

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Screencasting is one of the most dynamic tools educators can use to transform their classroom in a dramatic fashion without investing a tremendous amount of time learning a new software piece or app. While most teachers are excited to use a “new” technology their frustration grows when there is a significant learning curve involved and little time or support available to learn what is necessary. This article will focus on five easy ways educators can use the power of screencasting.

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Rapid eLearning Through Software Simulations And Screencasts

Upside Learning

If you want then the tool can also bundle the standard tracking features with the published output so that one can directly upload the output – called a screencast – to any standard compliant LMS to deliver to the intended learners. Now-a-days with the advent of technology, one can start recording their screens for small just-in-time screencasts, without needing to download and install any software. However, a screencast is not necessarily interactive.

Announcing Screencasting in Snagit for Google Chrome

TechSmith Camtasia

Screencasting in Google Chrome is here! With our latest release of Snagit, you now have the ability to make screencasts from your Chromebook or any Chrome browser! At this time, we’re considering the screencasting feature in Snagit for Google Chrome to be in beta. Of course, making the screencast is only half of the story. How do I make a screencast with Snagit for Google Chrome? Right now, screencasting will work on any device running Google Chrome.

Inside a K12 Math Teacher’s Screencasts

TechSmith Camtasia

Question: What type of Jing screencasts do you create? My screencasts are designed to supplement my math curriculum by sharing concepts, computations, and sample problems to support classroom instruction. The format of my screencasts vary slightly based on how I feel I can convey each individual math standard. Vocabulary terms are also scattered among my screencasts. The post Inside a K12 Math Teacher’s Screencasts appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

Celebrating a Screencasting Pioneer

TechSmith Camtasia

People have been sharing their computer screen content since the late 1960’s thanks to Doug Engelbart, the first person to ever share a screencast. If you watch his 1968 demo of what he called “shared-screen collaboration,” which involved two people at different sites communicating over a network with an audio and video interface, it’s not hard to see that we’re spoiled with our modern technology and screencasting software. Modern screencasting is much simpler today.

Articulate 360 – Developing Good Screencasts With Peek

CommLab India

Peek is an application that can be used to create screencasts of software applications. The screencasts, created using this Articulate application, can be used to develop video and simulation-based lessons to train your employees on software applications. Development of Screencasts is a Cakewalk. You can create screencasts effortlessly using Peek. Facility to Customize a Screencast. Option to Share the Screencast in a Seamless Manner.

Designing a PowerPoint Screencast Using Camtasia

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Screencasts are an effective teaching tool that offer instructors greater versatility in developing lesson plans. Students can watch a screencast video at their convenience, pausing and reviewing as often as needed. 1 Screencasts can be designed to let students personalize their learning and highlight important information as they proceed at their own pace. Create and produce your own screencast. Screencast PowerPoint Model. Screencast PowerPoint Model.

Screencast 4 Cash - MindBites Video Contest

TechSmith Camtasia

MindBites has a screencast contest and the grand prize is $1,000! Now, how do you win the screencast contest? Simply register at MindBites and then create and upload an original screencast tutorial. And, I'm looking forward to seeing the great screencasts you create!

Screencast of the Week - Len Charnoff and Bing

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Recently Microsoft launched some new technology called Bing. And, as you know, screencast is a perfect way to show new technology off in action. Len Charnoff has made not one, but three screencasts reviewing some of Bing's new features.

The 12 Days of Screencasting - On the First Day.

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I thought it would be fun to make a more useful version of the traditional Christmas carol and change it to be "The 12 Days of Screencasting"! 12 expert Screencasters have shared their tips and screencasting advice with me. Screencast Tips and Tricks Wicked Cool 599 32 218

The 12 Days of Screencasting - On the Fourth Day.

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Listen up fellow Screencasters! On the fourth day of Screencasting, Sean Carruthers gave to me. ". Sean Carruthers is a producer at butterscotch.com and a co-host on the popular technology show Lab Rats. Screencast Tips and Tricks 600 32 218

Want to Develop Impressive Screencasts? Here’s How Storyline 3 Can Help

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Check this blog to know the exciting features in the interactive e-learning development tool Storyline 3 for creating impressive screencasts. Learning Technology Articulate Storyline

5 Ways to Use Screencasting at Work

TechSmith Camtasia

Screencasting at work? Screencasting and screen recording give you the ability to demonstrate a process, personalize communication, and archive important information. 5 Ways to Use Screencasting at Work. Technology like Skype and Google Hangouts solve this problem, allowing you to get in touch with anyone, anywhere. Check out Chad’s story to see exactly how he used screencasts to create high-converting sales proposals. Why, of course!

Screencast of the Week - Find Info About People Easily

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I met a lot of amazing people who are shaping the future of the web, social networking, the social graph, and new technologies. Marshall did a great write-up on the extension here and even included a nice screencast made with Jing so you can see the extension in action.

Screencast of the Week - Picture-in-Picture for Whiteboard Recordings!

TechSmith Camtasia

There are a couple elements that can make screencasts interesting and engaging. Motion from drawing on the screen with something like a Tablet PC or Wacom tablet make a screencast dynamic and can focus viewers attention. And, the Picture-In-Picture (PIP) option in Camtasia makes screencasts lively and shows off the presenter's personality. Some researchers at Microsoft have done something really creative for their screencasts using PIP! Great use of technology!

The 12 Days of Screencasting - On the Fifth Day.

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Who creates a screencast for an April Fool's Day joke ? Alan also won one of our Screencast of the Week awards last year. Alan is always finding new and interesting ways to use screencasts. That's why our next tip in the "12 Days of Screencasting" comes from him.

Screencast of the Week - Tom Green Bends Flash Video

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This week's Screencast of the Week comes from the wonderful Mr. Tom Green. Tom made a screencast for Layers Magazine - The How-To Magazine For Everything Adobe about 'Bending Flash Video in After Effects'. Congrats on being this week's Screencast of the Week, Tom!

Using screencasting in training: What? Why? How?

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Recently I’ve watched an interview with a history teacher who was advocating the use of technology for learning. Raised on technology, their work and learning preferences are very different from those who came before them and adapting to their ways is the only way to ensure good results and business success. WHAT is screencasting? A screencast is a video recording of what’s happening on the trainer’s computer monitor, often with annotations and/or narration.

24 Screencasts About Camtasia in 24 Hours. Starts Now!

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It's time to kick off our marathon of 24 Screencasts about Camtasia in 24 hours! Matt Pierce, our Customer Engagement Manager, is the host of the videos so you'll see him in most of the screencasts we make. The history of Camtasia - Dean Craven, Chief Technology Officer.

Meet the judges for the Screencast Awards

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Rushton was a Japanese language teacher, a principle of an online high school, a teacher trainer, an education technology researcher, and a school reform consultant. Scott Skibell (@ScottSkibell) is a 2011 ScreenChamp nominee, ScreenCast Camp rock star, and a professional screencaster. Scott helps individuals and organizations “productize their knowledge” by creating videos, screencasts, and e-learning, around their expertise.

Designing a PowerPoint Screencast Using Camtasia

TechSmith Camtasia

Screencasts are an effective teaching tool that offers instructors greater versatility in developing lesson plans. Students can watch a screencast video at their convenience, pausing and reviewing as often as needed. 1 Screencasts can be designed to let students personalize their learning and highlight important information as they proceed at their own pace. Create and produce your own screencast. Screencast PowerPoint Model. Screencasting to Engage Learning.

Screencast of the Week - Fighting Hunger, Editing By Candlelight and WFP

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She teaches Nonprofits to effectively use technology and social media. And, these videos tell a story - storytelling is one of the most important parts of interesting and engaging screencasts. Any nominations for next week's Screencast of the Week?

The Building Blocks of Technology-Enabled Learning

Your Training Edge

So, you’ve decided to start using technology-enabled learning in your corporate training program. Well, just like there is not a one-size-fits-all solution to all of today’s training challenges, there also isn’t just a single way to “do” technology-enabled learning. The comfort of the instructors and learners with the technologies you will use. This post explores each of these building blocks, and in the next we’ll look at specific tools and technologies in each category.

How to Record Your Desktop with Screencasting

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What is Screencasting? A screencast is a video recording of your computer screen, and usually includes audio. Screencasting is also referred to as video screen capture , and is a great way to teach or share ideas. Here at TechSmith , we understand the power of screencasting.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | August 14, 2020

Mike Taylor

In this post, Brad Nguyen reminds us that the goal during remote learning should be to leverage technology in service of what we know to be good quality instruction. Screencast] – RecordIt is a lightweight app for screen recordings.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | March 20, 2020

Mike Taylor

12 BUILDING BLOCKS TO USE LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES EFFECTIVELY. Mirjam Neelon and Paul Kirschner are translating Wilfred Ruben’s 12 strategies for using learning technologies effectively. (If Davinci Resolve – Free video editor & screencasting tool. I love talking about learning, design, and technology. “There are decades where nothing happens; and there are weeks where decades happen.” Vladimir Ilyich Lenin (via Harold Jarche). What a week it has been!

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Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | January 31, 2019

Mike Taylor

tools] Screencastify is a slick screencast tool for Chrome. Learning Technologies 2020 is coming up on February 12-13 in London. I love talking about learning, design, and technology. The number one factor in engagement is relevance because relevance drives out resistance.”

Video - Screencast - Webinar - Best of eLearning Learning

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Top 99 Workplace eLearning Blogs - eLearning Technology , August 24, 2009. How to Use This Free Screencasting Tool for E-Learning , August 25, 2009. Screencast (9). How to Use This Free Screencasting Tool for E-Learning , August 25, 2009. Camtasia - Screencast - Best of eLearning Learning , August 24, 2009. Best of eLearning Learning. August 21, 2009 to August 28, 2009. Upcoming Free eLearning Webinars.

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Social Media Revolution - eLearning Technology , August 17, 2009. Screencast (8). Best of eLearning Learning. August 14, 2009 to August 21, 2009. Upcoming Events. Models for Learning in a New World Tuesday, August 25, 2009. 7 Engaging Tactics and 7 Essentials Tools for Virtual Classrooms Thursday, August 27, 2009. Facilitating Informal Learning With Your Social Learning System Friday, September 04, 2009. Featured Sources.

Meet Ron Hogue, 2012 ScreenChamp Training Category Winner

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At one point while working at a New Horizon’s Computer Learning Center, Ron Hogue thought that screencasting was going to cause his job to disappear. The technology made it look as if instructors were no longer going to be needed, and if he didn’t figure out the technology, he was done for. Ron went out and learned about screencasting and in December, he was the winner in the Training Category for the 2012 ScreenChamp Awards.

What’s in Your Technology-Enabled Learning Toolbox?

Your Training Edge

Last week, we looked at the building blocks of technology-enabled learning , from elements like learning objectives that are common across all training formats to those that are specific to digital formats, like content authoring tools. This blog will explore more than 60 tools and technologies for successfully implementing each of these elements in your technology-enabled training program. This step also requires planning more than technology. Screencasts.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | April 10, 2020

Mike Taylor

Read more… Learning Technologies 2020 Sessions. It is really great that the Learning Technologies conference puts all their sessions online. Clark Quinn reminds us that the recent push for something called the ‘digital transformation’ tends to have a misguided focus on the technology when, in fact, it isn’t about the tools we use and if you want to get it right you’ve got to put the people first. I love talking about learning, design, and technology.

Case Study: Education through technology

iSpring Solutions

With this comprehensive software, course authors can build presentations with audio narrations, create vignettes, embed interactive images, seamlessly integrate screencasts, and even create quizzes. Shared. iSpring is an e-Learning development tool that enables educators to take e-Learning to a completely new level.

Flipped Physical Education Helps Students and Families Get Fit and Have Fun

TechSmith Camtasia

Teachers in many subjects, including math, science and foreign languages, are all using technology to switch up the way students learn. Two years ago I took a 21 st century technology learning seminar and was introduced to several growing educational technology trends, including screencasting. This seminar was more than a typical professional development day for me and after digesting what I learned, I instantly saw a logical fit for technology in physical education.

How to MOOC: Technology-Enabled Learning Tools, Part 1

Your Training Edge

The recent explosion of massive open online courses (MOOCs) in higher education has brought with it a whole new set of technology-enabled learning tools. The main drivers and implications of this change are huge improvements and innovations in learning technologies. Over the course of two articles, we will examine the main “MOOC tools” – online technologies that have made it possible to deliver highly engaging training programs to any number of employees, anywhere, at any time.

Walk Through Your Syllabus in a Video

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For Educators camtasia Camtasia for Mac Camtasia Studio Education educational technology flipped classroom Higher Ed Screencasting Snagit Snagit on Mac VideoWalking through the syllabus is a necessary task at the beginning of every class. Students need to know where to find resources, how you’ll be evaluating them, and to hear you set the tone for the learning ahead. But often it takes up a good portion of the first class – valuable time that could be spent learning.

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