Episode 27: Ted-Ed
TED-Ed is a new website the aims to engage students through video. It is a great resource for teacher–you have the ability to “flip” a video. Essentially, you can create a lesson that students can complete online, leaving time in the classroom for discussions and activities. Through TED-Ed:
TED-Ed’s videos aim to capture and amplify the voices of the world’s greatest educators. To achieve this, we pair extraordinary educators with talented animators to produce a new library of exceptional educational videos. This website, similar to TED.com, is ever-evolving and we depend on you, the TED community, to nominate inspiring teachers that have touched your life or clever animators who have the skills to bring a gifted teacher’s lesson to life.
The flipped video I created during the tutorial is available to view here: http://ed.ted.com/on/rnxdytnl