YouTube Playlist Tips

When I am making videos for my online classes I strive to create 30 second video clips. 3 minutes is my upper limit, but I really try not to get anywhere close to that length for a video. Rather than one long video I record for 30 seconds at a time and put the...

Google Hangout on Air: Watching YouTube Videos

One of the advantages the Google Hangout (GHO) has over Skype is the ability to watch YouTube videos together at the same time. I especially like this feature for online learning. When students are asked to collaborate together Google Hangouts can be a way for small...

Tim Payne’s PE YouTube lesson

  Tim Payne is a Physical Education pre-service teacher in my class. In going over the YouTube in the classroom lesson today Tim came up with a great idea. Film the students in a game or completing an activity. Upload the video to YouTube. Set the video as...

CIPA does NOT require YouTube to be blocked

I would like to put a sign above every door in a school district to help everyone remember why they are there. Occasionally I have been surprised  at some of the policies by a few administrators or IT people. Some policies and practices are necessary, but we need to...