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Video Watch
Welcome to Video Watch, our look at instructional and educationally-focused videos that we think will interest you. Just click and watch!

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Video of the Week
Weebly for Education (education.weebly.com)  
Weebly for Education (education.weebly.com) is free and allows teachers to easily create class websites and blogs. Students can also be added to class accounts in order to develop e-portfolios or to publish website assigned projects. To build a website simply drag and drop desired content elements on to your page, things like text, photos, maps, and videos. At any time you can change the theme, add pages, RSS feeds, a blog page, forms, surveys and more from the multitude of readymade fields. Hierarchy can be added to the pages by dragging the page tab left or right then back on the home screen, the page will appear under a page heading or alongside the main elements. When you’re ready, publish your creation. You can even publish to your own domain if you already have one.
Added: 27/11/2012
Charge your portable device anywhere with this USB powered portable charger.
Posted: 3/09/2012
Programming with Khan  
The Khan Academy has introduced ‘Computer Science’, a new section that shows the basics of programming, showing code and the end result. The Academy provides free digital materials and resources, including a library of about 3,300 videos covering math, science, history, and other subjects. khanacademy.org
Posted: 3/09/2012
Skitch (evernote.com/skitch/) – lets you annotate an image with arrows, shapes and text.
Posted: 3/09/2012
An Open Letter to Students Returning to School  
In which John Green gives advice to students returning to school for summer break, discusses the reasons public education exists, and celebrates the landing of the Mars rover Curiosity, among many great things that have happened to humans since we began to invest in public education.
Posted: 14/08/2012
Google Doc  
Google Docs is a free, web-based office suite and data storage service offered by Google. It allows users to create, edit and share documents online while collaborating in real-time with other users. There's no software to download and files can be accessed from any computer.
Posted: 2/08/2012
Prezi (Prezi.com) is a web-based presentation and storytelling tool that uses a single canvas (page) instead of traditional slides. Information is shown by moving in, out and around the canvas.
Posted: 2/08/2012
Voicethread (voicethread.com) is a cloud-based tool that allows you to collect, share and collaborate on different kinds of media, like images, videos, documents, and presentations.
Posted: 2/08/2012
Little Bird Tales  
Little Bird Tales (littlebirdtales.com) is an application that allows users to create online books with images, audio and text.
Posted: 2/08/2012
Window 8 Release Preview  
Windows 8 is the next version of the Microsoft Windows operating systems and among its new features will be an all-new touch interface. The release date for Windows 8 is believed to be around October, three years after the release of its predecessor, Windows 7.
Posted: 2/08/2012
The world’s deepest bin  
To throw rubbish in the bin instead of onto the floor shouldn’t really be so hard. The Fun Theory team wanted get more people to throw rubbish into the bin, rather than onto the ground, by making it fun to do. See the results for yourself
Posted: 2/08/2012