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Videos related to 21st Century Skills

  • Working in groups of 2 or 3 Select one video that spoke to you and your partner(s) and why.
  • Share back to the group with your video and discuss why

Demo Activity - how to search and save to disk youtube, schooltube, teachertube for videos to match content area.
Save a video to your desktop using one of the tools listed below.

Teacher Tube

Our goal is to provide an online community for sharing instructional videos. We seek to fill a need for a more educationally focused, safe venue for teachers, schools, and home learners.
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Key Features:
Education focus
Education Channels

Great place to post Student Documentary Videos

YouTube is the leader in online video, and the premier destination to watch and share original videos worldwide through a Web experience. YouTube allows people to easily upload and share video clips on and across the Internet through websites, mobile devices, blogs, and email
How do I upload a video?

Once you’ve finished editing your video, made sure it's less than 10 minutes, smaller than 100MB, and in an acceptable format, you're ready to upload it.
  1. Click "Upload Videos" in the upper-right-hand corner of any YouTube page.
  2. Enter as much information about your video as possible, including Title, Description, Tags, and Category. The more information you include, the easier it is for users to find your video!
  3. Determine if you want your video set to Public or Private.
  4. Click the "Upload a Video" button.
  5. In the next window, click the "Browse" button to browse for the video file. Select the file you want to upload.
  6. Click the "Upload Video" button.
It can take from a couple minutes to an hour for your video to upload to YouTube.
If you're receiving an error with your Upload, you might want to make sure you're attempting to upload a file that's recognized by YouTube. YouTube accepts video files from most digital cameras and camcorders, and cell phones in the .AVI, .MOV, .WMV, and .MPG file formats.
What is QuickCapture and how do I use it?

QuickCapture is a way to record video directly into YouTube. You need to have a webcam or camcorder attached to your computer and a confirmed email address to use this feature. To record and upload video using QuickCapture: # Log in to YouTube. Make sure your camera is attached to the computer and working.
  1. Go to the "Quick Capture" page (
  2. Enter the information about your video in the left column. This is required before you begin recording.
  3. If you get a message that says " is requesting access to your camera and microphone," click the "Allow" button.
  4. If you don't see a picture in the record section, you may need to choose a different video source from the video dropdown in the "Record Video" window.
  5. Once you see a picture coming from your camera, click the "Record" button to start recording your video.
  6. When you're finished recording, click the "Done" button if you're satisfied with your video, or click the "Re-Record" button if you'd like to try recording it again.
When you click the "Done" button, your video is automatically uploaded to YouTube and starts processing. You can edit information about the video by going to the "My Videos" page (

Video Conversion Tools:


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TubeTV is a freeware program for Mac OS X Tiger, Leopard, and above which enables you to search for, save
, and convert YouTube and many other flash videos to a format suitable for playback on your favorite devices.

Educational use:
  • Download video from YouTube or Teacher Tube &SAVE to your machine for future use or archive.
  • Easy viewing--anytime without skips and buffering time

Zamzar is dedicated to helping you transform your songs, videos, images and documents into different formats. Our mission is: "To provide high quality file conversion
for as many file formats as possible"

Or Use the Kiss Principle, or just Kick it to download the videos to your computer!


How to embed video links in wiki pages

Overview of 21st Century Skills | Online Video & 21st Century Skills | Information & Media Literacy
Communication & Collaboration Skills | Critical Thinking & Problem Solving | Creativity & Intellectual Curiosity | Closing