Use the copy/paste tool in the Video Editor to reuse overlays within your video or between different videos. This is a very useful time saver so you don’t have to recreate or search your computer for an existing overlay. The tool works for image, shape and text overlays.
There’s now a handy tool in the Video Editor which enables you to speed up the video preview. This is very useful, especially for longer videos or videos with complex editing, to reduce the amount of time you spend reviewing each video when making edits.
Are you using the Moodle Learning Management System (LMS)? With the update of our LTI App, you can now enjoy working with Screencast-O-Matic directly in the Moodle LMS. Following are the key things you can accomplish while working in Moodle:Moodle Integration Features Single Sign On (SSO): signing in to Moodle will automatically sign you in to Screencast-O-Matic. You […]
As more schools adopt 1:1 computing and implement technology as part of the core learning program, Chromebooks are proliferating among teachers and students. With new improvements and capabilities, companies are incorporating Chromebooks into the workforce, especially when Google Apps are utilized. Over the last couple years, support for Chromebooks has been one of the top requests from our customers […]
Captions can provide a much better user experience for your entire audience. When you create your video with narration you often want an easy way to add captions to display in the video during playback. For some, especially in any government or education role, these tools are essential to supporting Section 508 and ADA compliance. […]
Often video creators want to collaborate with other parties to have their voice over done. What’s needed is a tool where you can create a specific script, export it, and then send out the script to a colleague or voice over service. Once the narration is completed externally, you need a tool to import […]
Are you using the Instructure Canvas Learning Management System (LMS)? With the release of our LTI App, you can now enjoy working with Screencast-O-Matic directly in the Canvas LMS. Following are the key things you can accomplish while working in Canvas:Canvas Integration Features Single Sign On (SSO): signing in to Canvas will automatically sign you in to […]
Working with scripts are a great way to create videos with perfectly timed narration. Preparing to create your video is just as important in the process as actually recording the video. A well thought out script can organized your video into logical sections that flow together to deliver the key points in a lesson, […]
Set the right tone for your videos. You can now add stock music tracks to your recording directly from the Recorder. After you complete a recording, click the music icon to the right of the timeline to preview each track and then add music to your video.With the Free Recorder, after you finish your recording […]
Faculty at Cal Poly recently completed an important pedagogical research study focused on using Screen Coaching as a primary tool in mentorship. As a result of the research, Martin Mehl (Sr. Lecturer, Communications Studies) and Dr. Luanne Fose (CTLT, Lead Instructional Designer) were officially recognized at the Online Learning Consortium (OLC) “Innovate/HBCU Affordable Learning Summit” […]