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Effective Remote Learning Begins with Digital Literacy

By Bree Fabig on Apr 17, 2020 4:15:25 AM

Set the stage for digital citizenship with a community contract

Teachers are scrambling to respond to the sudden push towards remote learning, and technology is helping bridge the gap left by the classroom. But with all the live conferencing, increased screentime, and new learning apps arises another challenge for schools to solve: how to make sure students safely and effectively engage with these tools.

Topics: Video and Digital Literacy
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8 Tips for Online Distance Learning

By Bree Fabig on Mar 31, 2020 7:00:00 AM

Thousands of teachers are making the shift to online digital learning virtually overnight. This is a tricky situation as not all school districts have the same academic expectations about what the remainder of the year should look like, and not all students have equal access to technology at home. 

Topics: Video and Digital Literacy Teaching Methodologies Video in Digital Learning
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6 Ideas for Integrating Video in Virtual Learning

By Bree Fabig on Mar 19, 2020 7:00:00 AM

No two virtual learning environments are the same, but whatever tools or systems teachers rely on to structure their course there is always a need for incorporating media in new ways. As more classrooms take on a digital space or go fully virtual, a variety of approaches in presenting media—especially video—can help keep the classroom feeling fresh, interactive, and dynamic.

Topics: Video and Digital Literacy Video and Teaching Tools Tips for Using Video Video in Digital Learning
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Organize Your Boclips Videos with Creative Collections

By Boclips on Apr 11, 2019 9:08:00 AM

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.

Topics: Video and Digital Literacy
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Beta Feedback Matters

By Boclips on Feb 22, 2019 5:27:00 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. 

<<Are you looking for resources to support online learning? Visit our Remote Learning Toolkit to find videos, teaching strategies, and training webinars>>

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.

Topics: Video and Digital Literacy News and Announcements
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Boclips fights Fake News, adding three new trusted sources

By Boclips on Sep 14, 2017 11:55:57 AM

Boclips continues to fight Fake News, adding three new respected and trusted sources: Boclips secures PBS NewsHour, Storyful and Singapore Press Holdings as the latest news providers to join the ranks of trusted sources on the platform.

Topics: Video and Digital Literacy News and Announcements Tips for Using Video
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Boclips partners with Nahdet Misr and Iesha Learning

By Boclips on May 22, 2017 9:45:20 AM

Boclips, the world’s largest video library for education, is happy to announce partnerships with two new content providers.

Topics: Video and Digital Literacy News and Announcements Tips for Using Video
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Do We Miss Trust?

By Boclips on Mar 23, 2017 10:44:28 AM

Media awareness is at its highest. At any point in the day you can find a deluge of news reports and clips across any platform. While we can condemn the restricted closed-network of the North Korean media, constrained to one official outlet, we must be willing to look critically at our own western media. Thanks to our portable devices, everywhere we go we have access to, or are unwillingly exposed to, media stories, images and videos. We are flooded by news content on every online platform. We may celebrate this open-access gateway to worldly up-to-date headlines, but what does this exposure really do for us?

Topics: Video and Digital Literacy Issues in Education