Global Student Voice Film Festival

Your Students Can Be Heard with New Global Student Voice Film Festival

Andrew Baum for Schools, News & Features, Schools (K-12) Leave a Comment

WeVideo is thrilled to announce its sponsorship of the new Global Student Voice Film Festival. Created by the Student Voice Foundation, this competition is a chance for students ages 5-18 to get empowered, amplify their voices and flex their creative muscles through video storytelling. Finalists will be invited to ISTE 2018 for a celebration of their hard work and a …

Teach Less, Learn More

Robert Puffer News & Features

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 device attached – texting, chatting, watching a drama, or playing some game. Technology has become an essential …

Project-Based Learning in Singapore

Atanas Bakalov for Schools, 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 policymaking have propelled many countries in …

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

Atanas Bakalov for Schools, Higher Education, Schools (K-12) 5 Comments

Consider this for a moment. As 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 Community School to …

Fullscreen WeVideo

WeVideo Exclusive Premium Trial for Fullscreen Artists

Nikolay Tchaouchev for Work, Media Leave a Comment

WeVideo is excited to be partnering up with Fullscreen on an exclusive free 3-month trial of our Premium plan! This offer is exclusive to Fullscreen members – a talented community of video and music artists with 3 billion combined monthly views and counting. Fullscreen is a creator community that allows its members to: Generate new sources of income through sponsors, crowdfunding, …

WeVideo Education Classroom Video Learning

Educators, Communicators and Storytellers: Start the Year Right!

Nikolay Tchaouchev for Schools Leave a Comment

We believe Digital Natives will impact how we communicate and tell stories in the 21st century. That is why we are so passionate about working with youth in education. We are already seeing how the young cloud-generation is adopting new ways of telling stories. 2013 was the year during which educators and students across the USA truly discovered WeVideo. WeVideo …

WeVideo supports White House K-12 Film Festival with additional prizes!

Nikolay Tchaouchev for Schools Leave a Comment

We have also seen a lot of creative, smart and touching videos made by students from elementary to high schools. That is why we got really excited when we heard about the White House Student Film Festival, where the White House is calling out for K-12 students to submit short movies about the use of technology in the classroom. With …

The Growing Video Storytelling Movement

Nikolay Tchaouchev News & Features Leave a Comment

Today we are announcing some significant improvements for our community of storytellers that come with our latest update to WeVideo. We have been seeing a significant growth of creators on the WeVideo platform, consisting of educational, personal and business users. Just last month, we had more than 350,000 active storytellers using our platform. We are not just a tool anymore; …

Editing Video in WeVideo

Personal Narrative and Digital Storytelling with WeVideo [Part 3]

Diana Madrigal for Life, for Schools, Higher Education, Schools (K-12) Leave a Comment

This is part 3 of our Personal Narrative and Digital Storytelling quick guide series. Read part 1 and part 2. Project and media management Once you have the music, images and narration is time to put it all together. After logging in to your WeVideo account the first thing you’ll want to do is create a project. Next, switch to …

Hawaii 2013

Create a Video Photo Story

Nikolay Tchaouchev for Life, for Schools, Higher Education, News & Features, Schools (K-12) Leave a Comment

One of the most common video projects is a photo story, and now with support for multiple drag and drop of clips, and Ken Burns Feature, creating one is easier than ever. Here is a quick guide to show you how to create an engaging photo story: Step 1  Prepare assets Gather the photos and graphics that you’ll use in your …