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Thousands of educators have turned to Screencast-O-Matic to create videos and screencasts for classroom instruction. This easy-to-use and affordable video creation platform takes teaching to the next ‘visual’ level.

Educators can share instruction videos, better preparing students for in-class discussions. Communicating through video allows teachers to demonstrate abstract concepts. Students can reference these videos outside of the classroom, helping to reinforce learning and answer open questions. 

Students can also create their own videos, proving and applying their knowledge of a topic. Screencast-O-Matic also helps drive two-way video conversations between students and teachers by providing the tools to capture personalized feedback on assignments and class topics.

Screencast-O-Matic’s easy features include an intuitive screen and webcam recorder, a robust video editor with green screen, and a video management tool with hosting capabilities. 

Students are more engaged than ever with visual learning!

 

 

Formats:

PC, Mac, Chromebook, iOs and Android devices for video creation. Virtually any device for viewing videos.

 

Website URL

https://screencast-o-matic.com

 

Problem solved:

Visual learning and collaboration using screencasts and video – Educators are able to create quick and easy videos for classroom instruction and for 1:1 mentorship.  Students are able to learn at their own pace, collaborate in group projects, and drive conversations using video.

 

Age Range:

K-12 and higher education

 

Core uses:

It’s a teaching tool for all levels.

Educators are able to match the pace of learning for their students with the use of video.  They are able to reach them at different levels of their learning process.

Screencast-O-Matic’s video creation tools are used in professional development to improve and enhance teaching skills. 

 

 

Lesson time needed:

Screencast-O-Matic has a free version for 15-minute screen recordings.  Our affordable Deluxe plan gives teachers the ability to create longer recordings, provide video editing tools, and the ability to share and publish on popular social sharing platforms including YouTube and Vimeo. 

 

Pricing models:

Deluxe: Advanced Screen Recorder and Video Editor

Premier: Deluxe features + Video Management and Hosting Tools.

Solo Plans start at $1.50/month, Team Plans start at $9.50/month.

 

Additional services available:

With Deluxe or Premier plans you can also get a Stock Content Library of music, images and video, Automated Speech2text captioning, Backup and Restore, Scripted Recording Tool, multi-track audio editing and more.

 

What makes Screencast-O-Matic unique?

Many teachers have repeatedly raved about Screencast-O-Matic for its easy-to-use and affordable video creation platform.  This is what separates Screencast-O-Matic apart from anyone else.  Because of its affordability, educators from around the world have the ability to teach with high-quality video tools. It’s more impact everywhere!

 

 

Characteristics:

Screencast-O-Matic's easy-to-use interface is designed to take the complexity out of video creation. The all-in-one video creation platform includes a screen and webcam recorder, an intuitive video editor and video hosting services that empower educators, administrators and students to capture and share ideas. Screencast-O-Matic can be accessed on Windows, Mac, Chromebook, iPhone and iPad and integrates with popular LMS systems. 

 

This is what users are saying:

“The video brings the human component into online learning and into any blended learning that you’re trying to do. With flipped learning, you’re trying to build stronger relationships with students, and for me, through video, I’m doing that.”

--Carolina Rodriguez Buitrago, English and Technology Professor, Institucion Universitaria Colombo Americana in Bogota, Colombia.

 

“I tell teachers all the time—this is one of the most powerful things you can do when you’re creating digital content, especially if you’re talking about learners you can’t see.”

--Michele Eaton, Director of Virtual and Blended Learning, MSD of Wayne Township in Indianapolis, IN

 

 

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