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Grabbing Videos from YouTube and elsewhere
KeepTube - Allows you to download YouTube videos and save them to your local hard drive so you can view them offline.
Translate videos at http://dotsub.com/.
Watch free video tutorials for all your computer and gadget questions at http://www.woopid.com.


Videos about the Importance of 21st Century Schooling

AD4DCSS Video

Advocates for digital safety, citizenship, and success recommends top picks to promote educational change.

A Vision of Students Today

http://www.teachertube.com/view_video.php?viewkey=e0b93b5f334ffb4e4064
A short video summarizing some of the most important characteristics of students today - how they learn, what they need to learn, their goals, hopes, dreams, what their lives will be like, and what kinds of changes they will experience in their lifetime. Created by Michael Wesch in collaboration with 200 students at Kansas State University.


Did You Know - by Karl Fisch

http://www.teachertube.com/view_video.php?viewkey=799aaa845e1c2e8a762b- Old
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pMcfrLYDm2U (New -some like old version better)
Wonderful, concise video that helps raise awareness of the issues of globalization in our newly connected world first raised in Thomas Friedman's book, The World is Flat. Karl Fisch remixed content from David Warlick, Thomas Friedman, Ian Jukes, Ray Kurzweil and others, added some music, and came up with the following presentation.
http://shifthappens.wikispaces.com/Join+This+Wiki
This wiki is designed to give you a little more background on the Did You Know? presentation. The wiki also will connect you with some resources to learn more about the shifts that are occurring in our world and their implications for K-12 and higher education.


Do Schools Kill Creativity

http://www.ted.com/index.php/talks/view/id/66
Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining (and profoundly moving) case for creating an education system that nurtures creativity, rather than undermining it. With ample anecdotes and witty asides, Robinson points out the many ways our schools fail to recognize -- much less cultivate -- the talents of many brilliant people. "We are educating people out of their creativity," Robinson says. The universality of his message is evidenced by its rampant popularity online. A typical review: "If you have not yet seen Sir Ken Robinson's TED talk, please stop whatever you're doing and watch it now."


Medieval Help desk

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pQHX-SjgQvQ
Helpdesk support back in the day of the middle age with English subtitles.


No Future Left Behind

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kra_z9vMnHo&feature=player_embedded
When kids at the Suffern Middle School Tech Club were asked to talk about education and their future, they gave Peggy Sheehy, the SMS media specialist, an earful. Other students heard about the project and joined in. They brainstormed the script and started filming. Listen and learn the bits of wisdom that can be gleaned from the students, if we only dare to ask them.


One to One for All Symposium

http://www.irvingisd.net/symposium/video.htm
A variety of videos from the One to One for All Symposium


Pay Attention

http://www.teachertube.com/view_video.php?viewkey=40c570a322f1b0b65909 - Old
http://www.teachertube.com/view_video.php?viewkey=d29b62a286909165517b - New
Since most of today's students can appropriately be labeled as "Digital Learners", why do so many teachers refuse to enter the digital age with their teaching practices? This presentation was created in an effort to motivate teachers to more effectively use technology in their teaching.


Walkthroughs and Learning Objectives

http://www.teachertube.com/view_video.php?viewkey=7f89ddbebc2ac9128303
Admin dance promoting principals to conduct walkthroughs and ensure that teachers are posting learning objectives.


Shake it Up

http://www.teachertube.com/view_video.php?viewkey=8416a242f40fb7d7f338
A remix of Mr. Fisch's great ideas.


ShiftHappens

http://www.teachertube.com/view_video.php?viewkey=8548df743a186d15f3be
This is a movie remix of the recent award-winning PowerPoint Presentation.


How to Videos


Using Google Docs & Spreadsheets for Virtual Collaboration

http://www.teachertube.com/view_video.php?viewkey=cd7a27231adfbf51e20e
A 5-minute narrated video on using Google Docs & Spreadsheets to facilitate virtual collaboration.


Survey monkey how-to

http://www.teachertube.com/view_video.php?viewkey=3a10934502bdafee198f
Learn the basics of creating an on-line survey using www.surveymonkey.com.


Wiki Explanation

Wikis in Plain English

Google Docs Overview

Google Doc Overview


Video Collections


Author Stream

Present and share PowerPoints.

Essential Videos

Miguel Guhlin's list of essential videos to introduce teachers to Read/Write Web.

Government Technology TV GTtv is a first-of-its-kind online TV channel service for public sector media devoted to state and local IT news. Features keynotes such as Steve Wozniak, Co-Founder of Apple Computer, David Pogue, NY Times Tech writer, Emmy Award-Winning Tech Correspondent CBS News), Frank Abagnale (Info Security expert of Catch Me If You Can Fame).


NECC Videos

Webcasts from the National Educational Computing Conference

Teachers TV

Thousands of education programs sorted by grade level, subject, topic, role and more.

Ted Talks

This site posts fresh TedTalks weekly. Ted Talks are inspired talks by the world’s greatest thinkers and doers designed to bring inspiration, innovation and new perspectives on the world and on ourselves. TED stands for Technology, Entertainment, Design and started out (in 1984) as a conference bringing together people from those three worlds. Since then its scope has become ever broader. The annual conference now brings together the world's most fascinating thinkers and doers, who are challenged to give the talk of their lives (in 18 minutes). TED.com makes the best talks and performances from TED available to the public, for free. The videos are released under a Creative Commons license, so they can be freely shared and reposted. Additionally, the videos are all segmented into smaller pieces just perfect for sharing when trying to inspire students when delivering instruction.

Technology in Practice Webinar Series

Technology in Practice, ISTE’s first Webinar Series featured seven highly engaging professional development webinars over the course of 2007. Each event featured authors and/or ISTE book topics of wide appeal to ISTE members and non-member educators. Each session was 60 minutes, with approximately 35 minutes of presenter content. The balance of the time featured interactive elements such as audience Q&A and polls, and previews of upcoming ISTE books and events.

Thirteen's Edonline

This free service features everything from standards-based lesson plans and classroom activities to a multimedia primer, online mentors, and reviews of curriculum-based Web sites.

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