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iDig Video #35: iOgrapher – Total Mobile Filmmaking for $600! November 12, 2013 3:52 pm

iDig Video #35: iOgrapher – Total Mobile Filmmaking for $600!

Apple Tech Update Conf: – an amazing new device for your video classroom – iOgrapher. For $600 you can have the most amazing rig: an iPad fitted with a shotgun mike, light source, tripod, and an app for digital video editing and uploading! Also James on the film “Gravity.”

Help! Johnny Circled Me in Google Plus September 16, 2013 9:47 am

Help! Johnny Circled Me in Google Plus

Like many other schools, we have a firm social network policy that prohibits teachers from accepting Facebook friend requests from students. I get it. The notion of teachers and students being Facebook friends makes most people uncomfortable. If one of my students sends me a request, I reject it until he graduates. The notion of teachers and students being Facebook friends makes most people uncomfortable.

The World Theatre Video Project- Join the Global Theatre Ensemble! September 1, 2013 8:50 am

The World Theatre Video Project- Join the Global Theatre Ensemble!

Join the World Theatre Video Project- Let’s Create a Global Theatre Ensemble. The World Theatre Video Project was developed for Theatre students and teachers from all over the world connect and share their love of Theatre.

iDigVideo #30: WeVideo- The Future of Collaborative Video Creation! August 6, 2013 8:19 pm

iDigVideo #30: WeVideo- The Future of Collaborative Video Creation!

WeVideo is a unique cloud-based collaborative video creation service that enables people all over the world to create and share great look videos. The sky is the limit for what you can do with WeVideo in your classroom! WeVideo’s CEO and co-founder Jostein Svendsen joins the podcast to discuss WeVideo and and share some of the amazing ways educators are using WeVideo with their students!

iDig Video Quicktip: Cropping Video in iMovie ’11 June 18, 2013 12:00 pm

iDig Video Quicktip: Cropping Video in iMovie ’11

Here is an easy way to change to look of your videos by cropping in iMovie ’11. iDig Video Quicktips is a quick look at some of the great video tips we have mentioned on the show. We also showcase some of our favorite tips and tricks to work with video effortlessly.

iDig Video Quicktip: Changing Video Speeds June 4, 2013 2:00 pm

iDig Video Quicktip: Changing Video Speeds

Here is a quicklook at how to change the speed of your video in iMovie ’11. iDig Video Quicktips is a quick look at some of the great video tips we have mentioned on the show. We also showcase some of our favorite tips and tricks to work with video effortlessly.

iDig Video #27: Writing, Film & “Good Will Hunting” May 28, 2013 2:00 pm

iDig Video #27: Writing, Film & “Good Will Hunting”

Phenom writing teacher Jenni Bonaldo joins us to share how she uses films like “Good Will Hunting” to teach creative writing. She has developed some great ideas for teaching dialogue writing to her students and uses films in the process!

5 Reasons Teachers Should Own a Domain Name April 26, 2013 11:21 am

5 Reasons Teachers Should Own a Domain Name

You found this blogpost, so you are probably (a) an educator and (b) relatively tech-savvy, so why don’t you own your own domain name yet? The world of domain name ownership has changed, so step up your teaching game and buy your own domain name.

Kaplan + TechStars EdTech Accelerator (Online Info Session Tonight April 2nd!) April 2, 2013 4:51 pm

Kaplan + TechStars EdTech Accelerator (Online Info Session Tonight April 2nd!)

A lot more education accelerators have been announced recently with the most notable being the partnership between Kaplan and TechStars, the Kaplan EdTech Accelerator, and Pearson Catalyst  – not to overlook new efforts in Boston (LearnLaunch, which we covered extensively last month),  Brazil, Israel and London. Of note, the Kaplan EdTech Accelerator is accepting applications through an April 14th deadline here and also hosting a livestream information session on their website tonight April 23rd at 7:00pm EST. Their actual accelerator program will accept ten EdTech […]

iDig Video #006 Video Apps and Social Media Policies!! May 1, 2012 4:00 pm

iDig Video #006 Video Apps and Social Media Policies!!

Don Goble from St. Louis re-joins us for the second part of our podcast on Video in the Classroom.  Don is a real pioneer in changing antiquated social media policies that are holding students  and teachers back in many school districts. Also an overview of some of the best Video Apps you can use in k-12 classrooms. What video apps are you using? What kind of innovative stuff are you doing with them? Hear how to share your ideas with us! […]

Mobile Reach #5 – Xoom in Schools June 17, 2011 1:55 pm

Mobile Reach #5 – Xoom in Schools

  Show Host: Scott Meech Co-Hosts: Judi Epcke on Twitter @JEpcke, Tammy Lind @TamL17, Chad Kafka @chadkafka Special guest: Kimberly Bannigan Subscribe to The EdReach Podcasts on iTunes Subscribe to the EdReach Podcast Feed. The complete show notes are now on the EdReach Wiki. Call us on our comment line! If you’d like to leave some feedback you can call us on our very own EdReach Comment line: That’s: (443) 93REACH.