Sunday, September 27, 2009

Khan Academy YouTube Channel

Hundreds of Math and Science Video Tutorials
Once again, Open Culture has discovered a real gem for education. Khan Academy has a YouTube Channel on which they have posted hundreds of mathematics and science tutorial videos. The videos range in length from five minutes to 20+ minutes. The videos that I previewed had clear spoken commentary as well as clear visual aids. The best thing I believe this presenter does is chat while teaching, so you feel that you are being taught one to one, face to face - almost.

BBC World News For Children

World News For Children
4 minute weekday news bulletin for 7-14 year olds. Accompanying scripts available on the BBC World Class website -

Myths and Opportunities: Technologies in the classroom by Alan November

Myths and Opportunities: Technology in the Classroom by Alan November from Brian Mull on Vimeo.