Introduce a Topic

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Often, when I’m preparing for the start of a new unit or important section, I turn to videos as a means of engaging my students. Videos are a wonderful visual for English Language Learners, they captivate reluctant learners, and they incite the curiosity of all. Many of my students come to school with different backgrounds […]

Learn by Seeing

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There are many diverse learning styles that educators need to reach. It is agreed upon by numerous research studies that 65% of the population consists of visual learners. In a Huffpost article from 2014, it states that video may be the best way to improve learning styles, especially when it comes to remembering key facts […]

boclipsEDU Spark a Debate

Spark a Debate

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Using boclips in the classroom has been very beneficial in sparking debates and getting students involved in classroom discussions. One activity that I have enjoyed involves the Revolutionary War. We began class by watching the video titled, The Events Leading to the Revolutionary War. After watching the video, I divided the class into groups of 4 to […]

Canvas and boclips

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There are Learning Management Systems (LMS) of all shapes and sizes. As a Partner Booster Program participant, we have a special relationship with Canvas. Our curated library of three million video clips provides a resource for instructors using Canvas. Just search by subject, topic, or keyword within the boclips platform and find a video that compliments […]

National Bullying Prevention Month

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October is National Bullying Prevention Month. A visit to stopbullying.gov reminds us that bullying can happen in a variety of ways. By definition, bullying is unwanted aggressive behavior; observed or perceived power imbalance; and repetition of behaviors or high likelihood of repetition. According to the Centers for Disease Control and the Department of Education, bullying […]

boclips adds TED content to bring ‘Ideas Worth Spreading’ into the classroom

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The world’s largest video library for education now includes TED Talks and TED-Ed video content     8 March 2018   London and New York   boclips, the world’s largest video platform for education, is pleased to announce it will begin licensing TED Talks and TED-Ed videos.   In the 21st century, the traditional model […]

boclips continues to fight Fake News, adding three new respected and trusted sources

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boclips continues to fight Fake News, adding three new respected and trusted sources boclips secures PBS NewsHour, Storyful and Singapore Press Holdings as the latest news providers to join the ranks of trusted sources on the platform   14 September 2017 London Knowledgemotion, the London-based company behind boclips the world’s largest video library exclusively for […]