You can show streamed video content in the classroom. Videos of this type are available on YouTube and through Google Video. Youtube has a disclaimer which prevents the uploading of copyrighted content. Many of the videos within the site do violate copyright but remain in place due to their popularity or obscurity. These videos may be used in the classroom but you may not ‘fix’ their content. Fixing the content includes downloading it for clips or mixing. If you wish to use an online video for the purposes of instruction, you are advised to link to the site. It is also possible to embed the clip into your own site using the code given. Click ‘embed’ under the video you have chosen.
April 19, 2012