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Organize Your Boclips Videos with Creative Collections

By boclipsEDU on Apr 11, 2019 2:08:00 PM

The ability to save and revisit your favorite content is an integral part of any good content platform. Internet browsers call this a ‘bookmark,’ music streaming services call this a ‘playlist,’ and here at Boclips, we call it a collection.

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Five Verified Benefits of Educational Video

By boclipsEDU on Apr 4, 2019 2:20:00 PM

Part of being a teacher is developing lessons to reach students where they are. With students spending  six to nine hours on average on media per day, it’s no surprise that educators would shift teaching methods to help adapt to the way students want to consume content. K-12, primary and secondary institutions are much more likely to report high levels of video usage by teachers; 56% report that the majority of teachers are incorporating video. Additionally, according to a recent study 89% of US higher ed faculty use online video platforms and services within the classroom. With these statistics in mind, consider some of the top benefits of using educational video in your classroom.

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Combat Fake News: 3 Ways to Use Video in Your Media Literacy Lesson Plans

By boclipsEDU on Mar 27, 2019 6:13:14 PM

Fewer than half of teenagers interviewed in a study by Common Sense Media felt that they were able to identify a fake news story from a real news story online. As digital platforms and social media sites continue to be a primary source for news and information across age groups, the need to be able to distinguish what news is true and what news is fake becomes all the more crucial.

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The Top 4 Ways Teachers Use Video to Engage Students and Improve Learning

By boclipsEDU on Mar 21, 2019 1:02:37 PM

Keeping students engaged in a lesson can be challenging. With shortening student attention spans and limited time for teachers to develop captivating lessons, more teachers are turning to educational videos to enhance and supplement learning than ever.

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Beta Feedback Matters

By boclipsEDU on Feb 22, 2019 10:27:00 AM

We're happy to share that the feedback generated from teachers in the beta version of boclips for Teachers has been fantastic. Much of this feedback has helped to drive our product roadmap. As a result, we're excited to share new releases you'll see when logged in, items that we're currently working on, and what is coming in the future. 

Now Available in boclips for Teachers: 

🙋 Support Chat Added: We’ve added customer support chat which appears as an orange chat icon in the lower right of your window. If you’re having trouble finding the right content or want a little help getting to grips with the site, click on the chat icon and a member of our support chat will be ready to help.

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Top 5 Takeaways from BETT 2019

By boclipsEDU on Jan 30, 2019 3:15:27 PM


Another year, another BETT show. This year was my 8th BETT show in a row, and after 4 action-packed days in the Excel Centre, here are my top 5 takeaways from the show.

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New on boclips: Thousands of standards aligned videos with Learnzillion

By boclipsEDU on Sep 20, 2018 8:44:30 AM

boclips is always growing and we are very excited to announce our newest content partner, Learnzillion, the curriculum resource trusted by 1 in 3 teachers in the US. Learnzillion brings over three thousand standards aligned videos to boclips, covering the Common Core curriculum for Math and ELA. These mini video lessons created by experts provide crystal clear explanations for simple and more complex concepts, allowing students to progress in their learning both in and outside of the classroom. Visit boclips now to explore teacher friendly top-tier curricula.

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Go Beyond the Classroom With New Documentary Shorts

By boclipsEDU on Sep 17, 2018 9:51:48 PM

Documentary material is perfect for presenting new perspectives and introducing students to people and places that they may never have the opportunity to see otherwise. We are excited to announce two new content partners with beautifully produced factual programs, which we have broken down into bite-sized videos for easy use in the classroom. Limomero Films is a straight-talking, international producer providing documentaries on some of the most fascinating figures in business and science. TVF International is the world's leading independent factual provider of premier documentary programmes on the wonders of planet earth and the cosmos. 

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September 2018 Dates and Events with boclips

By boclipsEDU on Sep 1, 2018 3:31:39 PM

Schools across the United States are back in session. As we look ahead to the month of September, we have lots of traditional and non-traditional fall events to celebrate and observe. Our development team has been hard at work creating the best ever BETA version of boclips for teachers. We're getting closer and closer to our fall launch of boclips for Teachers as our development team is hard at work creating a platform just for teachers! With our launch in the near future, we wanted to share some of the great content on the boclips platform. 

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Three New YouTube Channels, Now Available To Watch On Boclips

By boclipsEDU on Aug 30, 2018 11:26:29 AM

Linguist? Historian? Cultural Enthusiast? You'll be as excited as we are to discover videos from our three new YouTube partners. Get to grips with English, journey across continents or travel through time with videos for high school and adult learners. 

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