The ability to create and share a screencast with others about a topic is a basic skill for 21st century teachers. In this lesson we'll learn how to create and share high quality screencasts.

Screencasting Basics

Screencasting Examples

  1. Sample Screencast created with Screenr, IE, a mic and headphones on WinXP: Moderating VoiceThread Comments (cross-posted to Screenr and YouTube)

  1. Tutorial: How to use Compfight to save images for a presentation

Why Screencast?

Screencasting Tools

Free Screencasting / screenrecording tools

  1. Jing

  2. Screencast-O-Matic

Commercial Screencasting / screenrecording tools

Comparison of Screencasting Software on Wikipedia

MultiMedia Presentation Publishing Options

  1. SlideRocket