Online Tools for Content Creation and Editing
Open courses (often free) on Canvas.net (https://www.canvas.net/)
OpenStax College - Free college textbooks, peer reviewed content.
iTunes U - Catalog of free educational content. iPhone or iPad app or iTunes software Example of an Exemplary course created using the iTunes platform -- Introduction to Visual Studies by Anna Divinsky
MERLOT - Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching (peer reviewed collection of materials)
Kahn Academy - Free video resources developed with the mission of providing a free, world-class education for anyone
TED Talks - Devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks on a variety of subjects
Content creation and editing tools
iBooks Author - Software for Macs only, used for creating and publishing custom, interactive books for iPad and Mac. Free iBooks for getting started with iBooks Author: (1) Self Publishing Using iBooks Author, and (2) Creating Accessible iBooks Textbooks with iBooks Author
TubeChop - Chop a section from any YouTube video and share/reuse
ViewPure - Remove comments, suggestions and other clutter from YouTube videos. Also available as a browser plugin.
DragOnTape - Create video mixtapes - combine, trim, rearrange
Amara.org - Use to caption, add subtitles, translate online video files
Ted-Ed - Build a lesson around any TED-Ed Original, TED Talk, or YouTube video
Video.ANT - Mobile and Desktop Video Annotation Tool (University of Minnesota) Use for feedback on student projects or peer review.
Vialogues - Create annotated conversations within a video with time-coded, hyperlinked comments, polls, and surveys.
Mozilla Popcorn Maker - Insert interactive pop-up content (media, images, audio, Google maps, Wikipedia articles, etc.) into video files.
Content release date: Tuesday, April 08, 2014