Kids using WeVideo in the classroom

WeVideo Pilot Programs Support Evidence-Based Evaluation

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

School and district administrators need more than anecdotal reports of “this tool is fun,” when it comes to making edtech investments. But developing your own, singular evaluation program for each technology tool can be overwhelming. That’s why WeVideo supports rapid-cycle tech evaluations in alignment with guidelines established by the U.S. Department of Education Office of Technology. LIMITED TIME OFFER: Start …

WeVideo’s New Chief Education Officer Wants to Meet You

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

WeVideo was thrilled this month to announce that Dr. Nathan Lang has joined the company as our new Chief Education Officer. A former educator and administrator, and current author and popular speaker, Dr. Lang is a tireless advocate for helping schools tear down the legacy of classroom pedagogy in order to adopt methods that will fully prepare today’s students for …

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 …

The White House Calls on WeVideo Student Filmmakers

Atanas Bakalov for Schools, 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. …

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 …

WeVideo releases Chroma Key, Updated Android App and Film Fests

Nikolay Tchaouchev News & Features Leave a Comment

WeVideo releases more new features for the Web Video Editor and an updated Android app. Get creative with the new chroma key feature (you know it as green/blue screen). Participate in one of the Film Fests and access royalty free footage. WeVideo’s Android app is now cloud-aware, so no matter where you are, you’ll always have access to all of your media right on your Android …

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 …