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Educator of the Month: Karen Jackson

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Dr. Karen Jackson is currently an Instructional Technology Specialist in the Temple Independent School District, and an Adjunct Professor for Texas A & M, Central Texas.  She has been an educator for 23 years, with most of her classroom experience in elementary and middle school. She is Principal certified, has a Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction, with a Technology …

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How a British Prep School Became Storytellers

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2016 was a record year for WeVideo. Never before have we received so many creative, high-level videos created by young students and educators. While digital storytelling has been trending in the US for a while, we noticed the past year that Europe has embraced the trend and we’ve seen some wonderful video creations from all around the world. Newton Prep School …

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Using WeVideo with Chromebooks to Create Stop Motion Videos

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Students Create Stop Motion Videos with Chromebooks, WeVideo and Ingenuity While we are always inspired by the creative videos students and teachers share with us, sometimes it’s the amazing stories of hard work and ingenuity off camera that steal the show. Recently, Illinois Hubble Middle School teacher Heather Adams challenged her students to create stop motion movies. Stop motion is …

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WeVideo Partners with SkoleTube to Enhance Denmark’s Digital Learning Landscape

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WeVideo today announced a new partnership with SkoleTube, Denmark’s number one online media platform for primary, university and seminary education. Effective immediately more than 600,000 Danish primary school students and teachers representing more than 90% of Denmark’s schools can use WeVideo’s Cloud-based digital storytelling tools for collaborative video projects in all subjects and at every grade-level. The solution is also …

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Educator of the Month: Greg Lawrence

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Greg Lawrence is currently the Director of Technology for the Wentzville School District. As a former district instructional technology coach and a middle school computer and vocal music educator, he has seen and is motivated by the engagement technology creates.  He was a recipient of ISTE’s Making IT Happen award in 2012.  Greg is also a Google Apps Certified Administrator, …

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Rapunzel

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Joseph Letson’s drama class at Lauffer Middle School in Tuscon, Arizona,  is doing a selection of short plays using WeVideo.  In this retelling of Rapunzel, they are using effects such as green screen, Ken Burns and voice-over to bring the story to life:

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Educator of the Month: Dana La Chapelle

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Dana La Chapelle is a 7th-8th grade Video Productions Teacher at Toby Johnson Middle School in Elk Grove, CA.  This is her 11th year teaching Video Productions. Dana taught Yearbook, Computer Technology and elementary school during her first 7 years of teaching. She boasts of having the best job on the planet and absolutely loves helping students and other teachers …