With teachers now better understanding the value of visual learning and the benefits of using educational video as a teaching aid in the classroom, a swarm of online education video services have appeared online, many of which offer only the video and nothing more.
As a result the task for parents, teachers and students of quickly and easily finding a source of educational video developed specifically for teaching the K12 curriculum has now become confusing and time consuming.
The results of a recent survey and review of the top educational video services indicated that the majority of these online education video websites are simply concentrating on the quantity of the videos they are able to offer, rather than providing a quality online learning solution where the educational video has been developed specifically for teaching the K-12 curriculum, and is supported by additional resources including Lesson Plans, online quiz testing and Technical Support.
In preparing this review we asked questions that teachers, parents and students need to know to make an informed decision including:
The results of this review is summarized in the following two charts. The first Chart reviews and compares the actual online services provided to compliment the use of the online video. The second Chart analyzes and compares the range of online services provided by what we discovered to be the Top 3 Educational Video websites.
* All correct and incorrect quiz answers are qualified and fully explained to ensure learning process continues
** Quiz answers simply marked correct or incorrect.