General Sessions

YouTube, Your Way

Angela McDurmon

Instructional Technology Specialist

Oconee County Schools

11/2/2011 3:15 - 4:15

Description of Session
Come learn ways to safely show YouTube content Your Way. Topics will include: filtering comments and ads, downloading videos, showing selected clips of videos, viewing videos through alternative sites, finding great educational YouTube channels, producing YouTube videos, and creating your very own YouTube channel.



Links

YouTube Channels Page
http://www.youtube.com/channels

Places to Collect YouTube Videos Online


VuSafe
http://m86vusafe.com/

iBoss
http://www.iboss.com/

YouTube - Your own Channel
http://www.youtube.com/

Safe Video Directories


WatchLearnKnow
http://www.watchknowlearn.org/default.aspx

neoK12
http://www.neok12.com/

Software for Saving Videos

RealPlayer Download
http://www.real.com/realplayer/search

Debut Download - There is a link to the free version in the "Get it Free!" paragraph.
http://www.nchsoftware.com/capture/index.html

Online Tools for Trimming Videos

TubeChop
http://www.tubechop.com
Snip, Snip
http://snipsnip.it

Convert and Download Videos

Zamzar
http://www.zamzar.com/

Video Converters

WinFF
http://winff.org/html_new/

AnyVideoConverter
http://www.any-video-converter.com/

RealPlayer
http://www.real.com/realplayer/search

Video Players

VLC Player
http://www.videolan.org/

RealPlayer
http://www.real.com/realplayer/search


Create Videos Online

Animoto
http://animoto.com/

Video Hosts

SchoolTube
TeacherTube
YouTube

Session Call Outs - Below are tips from the session participants

(They reminded me of some great tips to share!)

Use RealPlayer files in SMART Notebook
- Caveat this makes large files

Use the Mozilla Firefox Plugin called YouTube Downloader to download videos.

Picasa - Upload videos and convert or shrink image files

Zamzar - Read carefully when downloading videos to make sure you click the right thing.

Safety Mode in YouTube - Turn on to hide comments and filter some content.

YouTube - Music Replacement feature available when you upload a video or need to change the music in an uploaded video
- Whatever sound is replaced is lost

AnyVideoConverter - If you have old version do not update because the update will cause it to not to convert the complete video.






Handouts