YouTube EDU: Rocking Today’s Classrooms, One Video At A Time

Hey, teachers! Can’t access YouTube on your school’s network? Now you can! Did you know? …YouTube now has YouTube EDU! You can sign up to access your personal channel on YouTube EDU safely and securely on your school’s network. This special edition of YouTube responsibly limits your student’s searching ability to only the content you choose to share.

Clearly people want it…


Here’s how to get it!  Head on over to to register.

Brought to you straight from YouTube itself, “YouTube EDU brings learners and educators together in a global video classroom. On YouTube EDU, you have access to a broad set of educational videos that’s range from academic lectures to inspirational speeches and everything in between.”

YouTube EDU has some special features exclusive to the school-centric channel. Let’s check them out:

Learn: Here, you can find anything from short lessons to full courses from top teachers, professors, and fellow educators from around the globe. Utilize professional development materials and inspiring videos from global thought-leaders.

Teach: Tap into the mind of the visual learner. Use videos from YouTube EDU to spice up your classroom! Witness teachers who are integrating video into their lesson plans, and joining the YouTube community

Create: You can create a global classroom through YouTube EDU where you can upload your educational videos to your YouTube channel, and nominate a channel to be added to YouTube EDU.

YouTube for Schools: Does your school’s network block YouTube from your search ability? Problem solved. Sign up for YouTube for Schools and access thousands of educational videos within your school network.

Ready to put YouTube EDU to work? Here are some examples of ways you can rock your classroom with YouTube: Upload any of these awesome learning tools to your channel to help you learn more, and share cool content with your students!

YouTube Teachers: A team of teachers around the country scour the site to uncover the latest and greatest educational videos to add to YouTube EDU, ensuring that there are videos on everything from Astrophysics to Zoology 🙂 .

YouTube Space Lab: Two global winners were selected to have their experiments performed on the International Space Station and streamed live on YouTube for the whole world to see.

SciShow:Where the science goes.

Minute Physics: Cool physics and other sweet science – all in a minute!

Crash Course: Two awesome courses in one awesome channel: John Green teaches you world history and Hank Green teaches you biology.

Well, there you have it. Start this school year with fresh ideas and spicy new learning tools from YouTube EDU!

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