Video of the Week: Take classroom video to the next level

Learn how students can be active viewers when you use video in the classroom

Ed. note: Video of the Week picks are supplied by the editors of Common Sense Education, which helps educators find the best ed-tech tools, learn best practices for teaching with tech, and equip students with the skills they need to use technology safely and responsibly. Click here to watch the video at Common Sense Education.

Video Description: When you show video in your classroom, you want your students to be active viewers — to comprehend, not just consume. But why stop at comprehension? When it comes to video in the classroom, students shouldn’t just get what they’re watching, they should have something to say about it. Check out the video for our tips on how to help students become better active — and reactive — viewers in class. For more tips and strategies, visit this collection of resources for next-level classroom video.


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