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18 Free Screencasting tools to Create Video Tutorials

18 Free Screencasting tools to Create Video Tutorials
Screencasting is a better and great way to showcase a procedure, to teach,demonstrate a service or to create video tutorials without having to write a content or an article. Screencasting tools are available both as desktop applications (Free and commercial) and web-based services. The good news is that there are a growing number of screencasting tools that are completely free to use; some do not even require a registration to let you get started. Videos are simply great to deliver a message in a very short time and for most people bandwidth is not a problem any more.The following screencasting tools are all free to record screen but of course their features are not as much as paid ones.You can easily record your screen and add audio or edit your recorded screen videos with these tools.If you know more free tools then please denote in comments section. Free tools 1.Aviscreen 2.Camstudio 3.Copernicus 4.Goview 6.Jing 7.Krut 8.Freescreencast 9.Screentoaster 10.Microsoft expression encoder 14.Screenr

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How to Create Great Screencasts At least a few times each week, I'm emailed about how I create the video tutorials that show up on the site each week. I think many of you are under the impression that it's much more difficult than it really is. If I can do it, anyone can. 5 Best Free Screen Recording Software User Ratings: [Total: 0 Average: 0/5] Here are 5 free screen recording software that can create compact, high quality movies of your desktop for tutorials, demos and presentations. 1. uTipu uTipu is a thin free screen recording software that grabs your onscreen action. uTipu comes along with a default youtube uploader. You will have to register with uTipu to use this free screen recorder.

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StoryKeepers - iPad StoryTelling APPS StoryTelling continues to gain popularity as an educational experience creating MORE "sticking power" for concepts a la brain science as well as developing essential communication skills for a media-rich world vying for attention. StoryTelling stimulates deep thinking, creativity and basic literacies; it also enhances and enriches the learning experience for student voices.Storytelling is an art form that uses a story ARC regardless of digital tools used while modernizing the traditional oral storytelling. It is so much more than "tell about" or "explain something" - it NOT a fact-based unfolding with a beginning, middle and end! Expect students to deliver an artistic experience of a rich, powerful storytelling unfolding a dilemma - a struggle and a resolution organized around a story point or lesson learned. Ensure that there is an insight or strong reflective conclusion that reveals the POINT of the storytelling or message! Video-Editing for Film Making APPS

Create Custom YouTube Mixes (dragontape) Written by Mark Brumley Mix Videos You are getting ready to start an instructional unit and you want to build excitement. You want an anticipatory set that will knock the students’ socks off! So, you find five videos on YouTube that are perfect except parts of each are irrelevant and all are too long. Screenshot Captor - Software For over 10 years our software has always been 100% clean -- no adware, spyware, bundled toolbars, or other unwanted stuff. Your donations make it possible. BREAKING NEWS... 10 Free Screen Recording Softwares For Creating Attractive Screencasts Whether it is a "how-to on using a web application" or "describing the steps of creating a Photoshop effect", words are sometimes not enough. With the help of screencasts (screen recording), it can be possible to better describe/demonstrate a computer-related product or service. And, it spreads faster as anyone can easily embed the video (if supported) to any website. Here is a collection of 10 free screen recording softwares for creating attractive screencasts: CamStudio CamStudio is an open source screen recorder software which can record every screen and audio activity on a computer & create industry-standard AVI video files or bandwidth-friendly Streaming Flash videos (SWF).

Back to School with Web 2.0: Part 3 - Interactyx eLearning For all of you who have been following the “Back-to-School” blog – Thank you! And finally, Part 3 of the “Back to School with Web 2.0” series is here. During the last few weeks Brian Benzinger ( has researched possible scenarios and real case studies of Web 2.0 in education in hopes to show others where we are with today’s education and where it could be. Digital Storytelling JOL>Collections>Digital storytelling Collection The process of digital storytelling enables students to tell their stories with a compelling and competitive voice. On this page, find links to articles and resources about the process of digital storytelling, and how to get the most out of this terrific learning experience for students.

A List of 20 Free Tools for Teachers to Create Awesome Presentations and Slideshows Below is a list of some of the best free tools teachers and students can use to create awesome slideshow and presentations. 1- KnovioKnovio gives life to static slides and with a simple click you will be able to turn them into rich video and audio presentations that you can share with your friends and colleagues via email or popular social media websites. Knovio does not require any software installation or download, it is all web based.

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