Dress, Costuming and Props

Dress is one way in which individuals express their identity. A discussion about the way clothing communicates can take place in the context of a lesson about video communication.

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The World's Worst News Package?

Teachers have no difficulty in finding examples of unlimited video techniques and effects to show to their students to reinforce concepts that fall under the category of “best practices.” 

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Video in Education - A new series

After spending over a decade with BBC TV News travelling all over the world, I moved to the USA through marriage, and then began producing specialist international news reports in the education sector.

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STN Announces Academy Programs

Student Television Network (STN), a national association of high school and middle school media programs, has announced plans for its 2014 academy programs for middle school and high school students.

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Directing Music Videos

MusicVid01Directing music videos requires the skillful mixing of three rare traits: a good sense of style and creativity, strong leadership, and an extensive knowledge of technology.

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Using Video to Improve Student Learning

Knowing that good teaching leads to increased student achievement, the Great Prairie Area Education Agency (GPAEA) in Ottumwa, IA, already had legacy programs in place to coach and mentor new teachers and to highlight best practices of professional educators using video.

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A Poor Man’s SANS

“Unless you have an Xsan (fibre) set up you can't edit over a network, it is too slow. You need to have external scratch drives at each seat.”

Well, not exactly…

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  1. Part Two - Sports Production
  2. Live Video Web Streaming: What Are Your Options?
  3. Fall Focus on Sports Production
  4. Looking for Editing Options?
  5. A New Series: Frame of Reference
  6. New FilmSkills Modules for June
  7. Teach Film in Your School
  8. Tips for Broadcast Interviews
  9. Teaching Film: Visually
  10. Live Streaming: Students on the World Stage
  11. How To Grade Student Performance
  12. SVN Workshops
  13. Hot Moves: The Science of Awesome
  14. PBS Launches New Website
  15. SchoolToolsTV
  16. Media Production Collaboration Software
  17. Good Night and Good Luck
  18. Glossary of Terms
  19. Back to School with SVN
  20. SchoolTube hosting National Geographic Videos
  21. Introducing SVN-TV
  22. Look Who's Talking - Part Two
  23. Safe Harbor Computers Now Accepting Orders for Adobe CS5 Licenses
  24. Hollywood Camera Work
  25. Matters of the Moviemaking Mind: What School Means to Kids
  26. Communication Skills in Video Production: Sound Effects
  27. TV Production and Audio Radio Production Assessments Available
  28. In the News
  29. New Visual Communicator Training DVD Now Available
  30. Students Create Videos with Smithsonian Web Site
  31. Meet Faraz Ahmed
  32. Summer Workshops and a Vacation Too!
  33. Meet Two New Authors
  34. Lesson Plans, Student Activities, Curriculum and Projects
  35. YouCastr Pro: A Great New Digital Media Tool to Broadcast Your School’s Events
  36. High School Broadcast Journalism Project
  37. The News Literacy Project: How to Know What to Believe
  38. Saving and Sharing Your Video Yearbook Memories
  39. You Are Not Alone!
  40. Game On!
  41. Harnessing Student Creativity Without Losing Distribution Control
  42. Get Your School What It Needs
  43. Video Training Educators
  44. Welcome to the NEW look of School Video News
  45. TeacherTube
  46. Student Television Network
  47. Television Production On-Line Course from CyberCollege