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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 …

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Create a video Christmas card

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It’s that time of the year: Santa shows up in your local shopping mall, every tree in your neighborhood lights up and friends and family sum up their year in a long holiday card. Instead of sending the traditional holiday card that might get lost in the mail, send a joyful video greeting with some of your best memories from 2016! WeVideo’s …

Five Great Holiday Moments for Video

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The holidays are a wonderful time of year for a lot of reasons. It’s full of food, family, and (hopefully) some time to appreciate both! It’s no big surprise that here at WeVideo, we think holiday videos are great way to keep and share the memories of this season. And we’re not alone! Last year, Facebook reported generating over 8 …

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Tell your story, your way.

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Just in time for the holidays, we are offering the best price of the year on full subscriptions to WeVideo—over 50% off. This is a great chance to turn your videos into movies with real impact. You get premium features like our extensive music and template libraries, special effects, green screen, and more. It’s everything you need to make great …

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Resilience Project

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We are an alternative education high school that serves approximately 100 students who are working towards their high school diploma.  As with most students in alternative education, our students face tremendous obstacles that leave them burnt out and disconnected from those around them. The self-expressive nature of our Digital Storytelling class gives our students a voice, which can be the …

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College Hill High School Resiliency Film Festival

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College Hill High School is an alternative education high school that serves approximately 100 students. Earlier this year, 12 of their students got a chance to attend a local community college and learn how to create a digital story based on prior personal experiences. The young filmmakers are sharing experiences that touches very sensitive subjects such as racism, suicide, depression …

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NEW Feature: Combine Edits

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Whether you’re working towards the Academy Awards or your school’s next video newsletter, we’ve got some great news for you! We’re so excited to introduce our new feature that lets you combine video clips/scenes into one video in the editor. That means you and your fellow creative team members can collaborate on a video by creating different scenes in your own timeline before merging …

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Educator of the Month: Josh Nichols

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Josh Nichols is a 4th-7th Grade STEM teacher in Stockbridge, Michigan.  He has taught his entire 20 year career in a Project Based Learning Environment. Along with two other teachers he created a school within a school that focused on Project Based Learning. He found out quickly there were fellow teachers across the U.S. interested in teaching in a Project …

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Self Interview on Asperger’s Syndrome

Lise Framstad for Schools, Schools (K-12) 0 Comments

Green screen, also known as chroma key or color keying, is a fun feature that lets you fly with dragons or ride a unicorn. By removing a color from your video and adding layers, you can create a video starring you in all 11 roles or “travel” from Paris to New York in seconds! Quay, a student from North Carolina, …

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Chroma Key

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The chroma key effect, also known as green screen, is a favorite among our users. It is widely used in popular movies and TV shows and I’m almost certain that your favorite movie had at least one scene made using the chroma key effect. Green screen definitely lifts your video up a level and it is surprisingly easy to use. Follow …