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Boclips

Boclips is on a mission to make learning more captivating with video with an easier, safer way to access videos from the world’s leading video producers.

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How to Use Video in Synchronous and Asynchronous Learning Design

By Boclips on Apr 7, 2021 7:31:00 AM

While the efficacy of video for delivering content to students, increasing engagement, and providing variety to courseware is well established, the real beauty of video as a learning and teaching tool lies in its ultimate flexibility.

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Hybrid Learning is Here to Stay: How Video Can Support Students Anywhere

By Boclips on Mar 24, 2021 8:28:00 AM

There is no doubt that the past year or so has been tough all around. For a vast number of us, our lives have been turned upside down. Schools and universities have closed their gates and, for many, the workplace has shifted from offices to spare bedrooms.

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What's the Optimum Length for an Instructional Video? And Why is it Important?

By Boclips on Feb 23, 2021 8:24:16 AM

When choosing a video to include in your course, there are several factors you’ll want to take into consideration.

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The Challenges of Using Real-World Content in Online Courses

By Boclips on Feb 5, 2021 1:15:08 PM

The benefits of integrating video into educational courseware have been well-documented. According to Kaltura's 6th Annual State of Video in Education report (2019), relevant and digestible video content is increasingly an expectation for students from kindergarten through college. Educators and educational organizations also recognize video content as a critical component of their current and future delivery model: 

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What to Look for in Educational Videos for Your Courseware

By Boclips on Jan 14, 2021 11:24:15 AM

With the global e-Learning market expected to grow to $275 billion by 2022, according to a report by Orbis Research, and over 5 billion videos watched on YouTube daily, the appetite for both online learning and video is huge. No surprise, then, that video is an essential element of any compelling courseware. 

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Increasing Courseware Interactivity with Video

By Boclips on Nov 27, 2020 7:29:34 AM

Instructional designers work hard to create learning environments and experiences that help learners to acquire knowledge and skills as efficiently as possible. But first, designers need to ensure that courseware engages students from the outset if they’re to have any hope for the high levels of course participation and skills retention they aim for.

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Using Video to Create Courseware that Supports Flipped Learning

By Boclips on Sep 28, 2020 7:39:49 AM

Have you ever heard of flipped or inverted classrooms? This concept has been gaining popularity amongst teachers and students over the last few years. Now, as more learning goes online, schools are looking for courseware to support flipped learning models.

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Why Video is the #1 Digital Tool Teachers Use in the Classroom

By Boclips on May 15, 2020 5:44:27 AM

The use of video in education isn’t what it was. It was once considered a rare treat for students when their teachers would roll the AV cart into the classroom and turn on a video for an hour or two of passive media consumption. Today, teachers use videos regularly, generally in bite-sized chunks, as an integrated part of their lessons. Rather than consuming them passively, students now actively engage with the content as their teachers facilitate activities and discussions centered around the video. Video is no longer just an occasional supplement: a recent survey shows that video streaming sites are the top digital tool teachers use in the classroom (Common Sense Media, 2019).

Topics: Video in Digital Learning
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Proven Ways to Improve Student Learning with Video

By Boclips on Apr 3, 2020 7:15:00 AM

Repeated studies have shown that quality educational videos of appropriate lengths are one of the most effective and universally accessible uses of technology in any classroom.

Topics: Video in Digital Learning
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Enhancing Instruction with Videos in the Classroom

By Boclips on Mar 17, 2020 10:15:00 AM

Students today access a variety of media as part of their daily lives, and thanks to the ubiquitous use of such sites as Google and various social media outlets, information is constantly at their fingertips. As teachers, we face a challenge - how do we engage the students who sit in our classrooms and are used to instant access to information, without sacrificing quality instruction?

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