Explain Everything: An Easy and Affordable Screencasting iPad App

Tue Aug 12, 2014 2:00pm - 4:00pm @ e-Learning Training Room

Category: Tools Seats Available: 8

Format: Mixed  Delivery Method: Real-time  Delivery System: Classroom 

Instructors: Linda Neff, Sharon Gorman

Description

Explain Everything is a robust, inexpensive, and easy-to-use screencasting iPad app that makes creating instructional videos in your course a snap. Instructors also use Explain Everything to record their comments and annotations to their students' work. Students can use it for their own media projects.

The creators of Explain Everything describe the application best:

“Explain Everything is an easy-to-use design, screencasting, and interactive whiteboard tool that lets you annotate, animate, narrate, import, and export almost anything to and from almost anywhere. Create slides, draw in any color, add shapes, add text, and use a laser pointer. Rotate, move, scale, copy, paste, clone, and lock any object added to the stage Add new or existing photos and videos."


Objectives

In this workshop, you will learn how use Explain Everything to produce your own exciting videos for your class. Specifically, you will learn how to import powerpoint slides and PDFs that will be incorporated in your videos. You will learn how to make edits to your projects. You also will learn how to export projects to youtube or as movie files.