Multimedia In The Classroom: 100 Best Video Sites For Educators

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Notice the copyright of this Randy Glasbergen cartoon – 1996. Technology began to drastically change the landscape of the American educational system more than 15 years ago.

Can you imagine a classroom setting 15 years before 1996?

In 1981, the IBM “personal computer,” or IBM PC, was introduced to the public. Educators were just beginning to realize and accept technology’s potential to change the classroom.

Can you imagine a classroom setting 15 years into the future?

Whatever technological advances will shape the classroom experience of 2028, educators will be faced with the same challenge – how do you “harness” the potential of technology to create an interactive, engaging, and dynamic learning experience?

Edudemic provides a great article that lists resources for educators looking to integrate multimedia into their present-day classrooms:

The 100 Best Video Sites For Educators

Add it to your bookmarks. You will thank yourself.

The websites feature content across several subject areas and different purposes. Documentaries, lectures, speeches, educational channels, professional development – you name it, you can probably find it here.

The article conveniently groups the 102 websites into 11 categories:

  • Educational Video Collections
  • General Video Collections
  • Teacher Education
  • Lesson Planning
  • Science, Math, and Technology
  • History, Art, and Social Sciences
  • Video Tools
  • Network and Program Videos
  • Free Movies and Clips
  • How Tos
  • Government and Organizations

Happy integrating!