Presentation on theme: "United Streaming 2007-2008 District Access. District Subscription to United Streaming The Library Media Office and the Technology Department have jointly."— Presentation transcript:
District Subscription to United Streaming The Library Media Office and the Technology Department have jointly funded a district subscription to United Streaming.
What is it? Digital Media Library 50,000 video segments that focus in a topics specific to what you are teaching students. Also includes over 3000 images.
Why Digital Video? Scientifically Proven –Standards-based resources that are proven to increase student achievement. Highly Searchable Segments in small chunks – only show what is important to know.
How Go to Employees and then the Login Portal Or Go directly by typing in the URL www.unitedstreaming.com
Accounts Do NOT signup for a new account if you already have one. –Librarians and Helpdesk can verify if you have an existing account. If you have an account just go to UnitedStreaming and LOG IN (usernames are typically your firstname_lastname). You can use the forgot username or password to get a reminder.
Dont Have an Account? In the NEW USERS box enter YOUR SCHOOL Passcode. If you do not know your building Passcode visit with your Library Media Specialist or call the Helpdesk at 323-4040.
Copyright Issues No video editing software is permitted except for those titles that have been designated as Editable Content. Students are allowed to keep projects containing video segments in their electronic portfolios if used for demonstration purposes. Teachers may keep video files and projects on disks and servers as long as the unitedstreaming subscription is current. Protect the content, especially when creating web pages, so that only subscribers are able to see the video files. Converting digital video to analog format such as VHS cassettes is not allowedonly digital devices may be used. Use the dynamic citations provided with unitedstreaming digital media when you cite video resources and support materials. Protecting unitedstreaming Content
SEARCHING From the Home Page, you can search for digital media by keyword, subject, grade level, or curriculum standards
My Content Please organize UnitedStreaming resources in the MY CONTENT section. Only download a video to your harddrive when you plan to play it for a class. Delete it from your harddrive when finished. –You can always go back to MY CONTENT and download it again.