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Jonathan Wylie: Instructional Technology Consultant. There are lots of great learning opportunities when you use green screen effects in the classroom.

Jonathan Wylie: Instructional Technology Consultant

I’ve written about some of those before, but almost all of them involved green screen movies. What about green screen photography? Is that possible on an iPad? It is, because there’s an app for that. Recently I was reminded of the ability to do green screen photography when I read a blog post by Dr. 15 Research Tools and Resources For Presentations. Creating great presentations is hard work.

15 Research Tools and Resources For Presentations

It takes creative content, an enticing title, beautiful slides, and effective promotion. Perhaps most importantly, the success of your efforts will also be determined by the value of the information provided on your slides. It can be difficult to find fresh, credible stats and facts to support the overall message of your presentation without sifting through pages and pages of research reports and whitepapers. Instead, use your time more effectively with the tools and resources included below. Phlo Summary: Phlo is your one-stop search box that searches across all popular search engines and sites at once. This Is the Future of Education. 7 Habits Of The Best Public Speakers.

Will wearing a ratty college T-shirt and sweats to bed soon go out of fashion?

7 Habits Of The Best Public Speakers

The pajamas industry is growing, and retailers aren't sleeping on how to reinvent the bygone ensemble. What was once a symbol of buttoned-down '50s attire (think Ricky and Lucy in collared PJ sets, tucking into their separate beds) has slowly inched its way back into pop culture. The Story of STEM. Individualizing Educator Technology Professional Development with the ITP (Individualized Technology Plan) - Google Slides.

TCEA 2016 Handouts. 8 rules for powering up your PowerPoints. Digital Transformation: 2 Proven Strategies for Uncovering the Why - Working At The Edge. Presentation Tools Online. 7 Things to consider when considering adopting another school’s “big idea” So, you’ve visited a school, and seen its new “big idea” in action.

7 Things to consider when considering adopting another school’s “big idea”

The reception area of the school proclaims, “We are an X school!” , where “X” is the big idea: Flipped Learning, Bring Your Own Device, One-to-One, or anything else. How To Use Animoto to Create Book Trailers. 9 great books about storytelling and presentations. This time of year, I am inspired to challenge myself.

9 great books about storytelling and presentations

During the first weeks of warmer weather, when the plants start to bloom and the birds and animals become more active, I am encouraged to live life to the fullest, as well as motivated to be the best I can be in all things. To take advantage of the rise in temperature, as well as my renewed desire to grow personally and professionally, I often sit outside and indulge in books that change my perspective and provide solutions for the future.

These hours spent outside, soaking up sunshine and insights, fuel my creativity, passion and drive. I highly recommend it. If you are feeling inspired to challenge and transform yourself, consider reading one of the books below while sitting in one of your favorite spots outside. These nine books were selected because they offer insights that can help you refine and elevate your presentation skills. How to use MoveNote for screencasting. Embed yourself in your video lesson MoveNote lets you create screencasts where you appear alongside the material, making how to screencast a lot more dynamic for students and educators.

How to use MoveNote for screencasting

Flipped classroom? Blended learning? Student presentations? 3 Powerful Apps for Creating Green Screen Videos with Students. June 8, 2015 Green screen is a cinematographic technique that allows video editors to add a variety of visual effects to their videos.

3 Powerful Apps for Creating Green Screen Videos with Students

These effects include : adding virtual backgrounds, superimposing subjects over animated backdrops, placing a subject on another shot and many more. Green screen technology has been widely used in weather and movie industry. But now with the emergence of apps such as the ones below, everyone can use this technology to create engaging clips and presentations.

As Do Ink explained “ Green screen technology is used in the movies to make it look like the actors have landed on an alien planet, and it's used on TV to make it look like your local news announcer is standing in front of an animated weather map. The green screen effect works by combining images from multiple sources into a single video. Watch this short video to learn more about what Green Screen is all about. There are a wide variety of ways you can use Green Screen apps with your students. Focusky, Animated Presentation Tool, Recommended For Teachers Who Engage Visual Learning Techniques - World Health Portal. (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 Engaging students is always a challenge.

Focusky, Animated Presentation Tool, Recommended For Teachers Who Engage Visual Learning Techniques - World Health Portal

A generation that's grown up with technology is used to changing platforms and expects an interactive experience. #FlipboardChat Summary: Using Flipboard With Students. MagMaker / April 29, 2015 Every Wednesday evening, members of the Flipboard Club—an unofficial community of passionate evangelists—hold a Twitter chat about a Flipboard-centric topic and we summarize the discussion here.

#FlipboardChat Summary: Using Flipboard With Students

Tonight’s topic is “Brands on Flipboard.” Join in the chat Wednesday at 7pm PT / 10pm ET via the hashtag on Twitter. If the time zone doesn’t work for you, join their Facebook group to stay in the loop. 5 Best Online Presentation Tools for the Classroom. Many-a bona fide teachers love creating the best online presentations for their students so as to get them hooked to their learning material.

5 Best Online Presentation Tools for the Classroom

This isn’t easy for everyone since learning how to make a “wow” presentation requires a good amount of presentation, creativity, and maybe some designing skills. But what about the use of the latest cool-tools that technology has brought us? Not everyone has learned the art of design or has amazing presentation skills. 50 Free Animation Tools And Resources For Digital Learners. 50 Animation Tools & Resources For Digital Learners by Lisa Chesser, A purple monster with wild curls spiraling out of control explains the economics of oil production in the Sudan to students in Los Angeles, Sydney, Berlin, Jerusalem, and Riyadh. 3 Simple Ways to Record iPad Screen and Create Educational Screencasts. February 11, 2015 In today’s post, I am sharing with you some interesting tips I learned from Jonathan Wylie to help you record your iPad screen and create instructional screencasts and tutorials.

The first thing that comes to mind when thinking of creating a screencast on iPad are those popular apps such as Explain Everything and Educreations but the thing with these apps is that they do not allow you to record what you do on other apps. For instance, you can not open Explain Everything and go to Evernote app to record your screen there, once Explain Everything window is closed , recording stops. To be able to navigate your iPad and record this navigation, you will need to mirror your iPad screen to a bigger screen that is your computer. 36 Visual Content Creation Tools the Pros Can't Live Without. Are you wanting to create more visual content but don’t know where to start?

I asked 19 visual social media experts about their favourite, go-to, can’t-live-without visual content tools. A Beautiful Sketchnote on How Teachers Can Use Twitter for Professional Development. The Best Online Virtual “Corkboards” (or “Bulletin Boards”) NOTE: First, Wallwisher, the popular virtual “corkboard” or “bulletin board” Web tool changed their name — they’re now known as Padlet (though all their old links using the Wallwisher name work fine).

Now, Corkboard.Me, a similar tool, just announced they’re changing their name, too — they are now known as NoteApp. Wallwisher was the first online application that let you easily place virtual post-it notes on a virtual corkboard or bulletin board, and allow you to post text, images, and/or videos on them. This kinds of apps have many uses. Success isn't dictated by meetings, it's created through meaningful exchanges. - Chalkboard Generator. 5 Ways to Blow the Top Off of Rubrics. Presentations. Voki Home. How To: Screen Record Your iPad - ScreenChamp Finalist 2013. Presentation Resources.