CHICAGO (PRWEB) February 06, 2019
Screencastify, one of the world’s most popular screen recorders for Chrome, announced today that it has been named a Google for Education Premier Technology Partner. Screencastify was chosen as a partner based on its trusted brand among educators, impact and growth in the classroom, and integrations with a number of Google Cloud products - including Google Drive, Google Classroom, and Google Slides.
With this partnership, Screencastify is committed to strengthening its integration with the entire Google Cloud Suite of applications and promoting more creative ways to make videos involving the Google for Education ecosystem.
In recent years, video-based learning has gained prominence as more and more evidence highlights its ability to improve teachers’ effectiveness, student equity, and individualized learning.
With this rise, Screencastify has emerged as one of the top video creation solutions in the classroom due to its extreme simplicity and integration with G Suite. Across thousands of school districts, educators use Screencastify to personalize learning with videos aimed at aiding a single student or an entire class. With a few clicks, teachers and students record videos that are automatically saved to their Google Drive and post them directly to Google Classroom. Students can rewind and rewatch with ease until they fully grasp a concept.
In the 2017/2018 school year, students and teachers created more than 22 million videos with Screencastify. Videos run the gamut from simple narration of a Google Slides presentation to teacher-created videos specifically formulated to meet accommodations for diverse learners.
Some of the most impactful ways to use Screencastify include Google products. “We learn about new ways our community is using Screencastify every day,” said James Francis, CEO of Screencastify. “Many of the most creative videos I’ve seen incorporate a Google product - whether it’s a student giving a tour of her neighborhood on Google Earth or a teacher explaining a math concept with Google Drawings. We’re extremely excited to work with Google to inspire millions of teachers and students to do more with our products.”
To learn more about how educators are using Screencastify in their classrooms, visit their website at http://www.screencastify.com.
Screencastify is one of Google Chrome’s leading screen recorders. It allows anyone to capture, edit and share screen videos. Over 9 million teachers and students around the world use Screencastify to flip classrooms, build student portfolios, capture student voice, and create personalized assignments.