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Incorporating Video Activities into the Curriculum

Robert Puffer Education, Schools (K-12) Leave a Comment

  When I am creating a long-term assignment or project for my students, I am looking for the student teams to engage in the processes of planning and organizing through discussion. Because these are long-term projects, I also expect more thought to go into the outcome. Using information and communications technology (ICT), I am hoping that the creative process includes active listening …

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Teach Less, Learn More

Robert Puffer Education, Schools (K-12) 3 Comments

We Americans have a great deal to learn from Asia, as they have demonstrated by adopting our technologies and integrating them into their daily lives.  In Singapore, when I am on public transport, it is the exception that someone is sitting without some sort of device attached – texting, chatting, watching a drama, or playing some game.  Technology has become …

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The White House Calls on WeVideo Student Filmmakers

Atanas Bakalov Education, Higher Education, News & Features, Schools (K-12) Leave a Comment

Recently, our team connected with officials at the White House to discuss the best way to leverage WeVideo’s vast education network to build awareness of the White House Student Film Festival.  We are enthusiastic about the event and proud to be offering our support to the fest organizers by reaching out to the numerous talented student filmmakers using our video creation platform. …

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Project-Based Learning in Singapore

Atanas Bakalov Education, Schools (K-12) Leave a Comment

Operating under the motto “diligent in study and practice,” the Bukit Panjang Government High School (BPGHS) is among the top-ranked schools in Singapore, a country which itself vies for the number one spot on OECD’s prestigious PISA exam.  Though critical thinking is often touted as the cornerstone of Western education, explosive economic growth and smart policy making have propelled many countries …

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On Ebola from Africa: Students Putting 21st Century Skills to Action

Atanas Bakalov Education, Higher Education, Schools (K-12) 7 Comments

Consider this for a moment. As the blight of Ebola decimates populations in West Africa and carves room on the cover page of every major press release, a group of teenagers in Accra, Ghana took it upon themselves to dispel misinformation surrounding the deadly virus. Seemingly unperturbed by the proximity of the outbreaks, they used one of their class video assignments at Lincoln …

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WeVideo Introduces Animation, Voiceover in Storyboard, Improves Dashboard

Nikolay Tchaouchev News & Features Leave a Comment

Fall is here and so are the new features we are releasing. Most of you have been working with Ken Burns Effect and now, we’re excited to announce its upgrade to Animation. Another highly requested feature is Voiceover in Storyboard. You got it. Now you can easily add voiceover to create powerful stories without switching to Timeline. Want to choose a custom thumbnail …

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Web User Magazine picks WeVideo as the Gold Winner in the Online Video Editors Group

Nikolay Tchaouchev News & Features Leave a Comment

This is a re-published article from Web User Magazine’s July 2014 issue. WeVideo | From free | www.wevideo.com | 5 stars What we liked: It’s not often a web app works so well that you can barely distinguish it from the software it’s intended to replace. WeVideo pulls this off by providing a stunning web-based video editor that rivals paid-for software. You can upload clips …