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Make a Screencast with Educreations

Educreations is a screencasting app. A screencast is a recording of something happening on a computer screen with voice narration. It was originally used to show people how to do things on the computer – the same way I’ve shown you how to do various things in the previous three projects – but then people started using the same technique to show people show to do other things.

The most famous of these isĀ Salman Khan, a graduate of MIT and Harvard Business School, the creator of Khan Academy. Last year, the CBS news show 60 Minutes did a story on him:

Here’s an example of one of his videos:

Here’s another on prime and composite numbers:

Use these as a model to make your own.

How to Use Educreations

Here’s a demo on how to use the iPad app Educreations: