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LearnBoost

LearnBoost’s is a free all-in-one solution allowing teachers to manage their classroom by offering a gradebook, a software for managing and creating lesson plans, tracking attendance, maintaining schedules, sharing contents with parents or students, integrating Google Apps including calendars, tagging of Common Core Standards, and more. It is available in 11 different languages.

Lightworks - Open Source Non LInear Editor

Lightworks is an open source (and for the time being free) video editing software package, available as a public beta since end of 2010. Will become a commercially supported product from November 2011 onwards, with special pricing for education, as well as a free version. Lightworks is not the only free and/or open source non linear editor (see also http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_free_and_open_source_software_packa...) but it certainly is a complete and professional package, and looking at the list of films and TV programmes that have been edited, a well esteemed product amongst the professionals. The user interface requires a somewhat steeper learning curve than the commonly known NLEs such as Adobe Premiere or Final Cut Pro, which makes Lightworks less appealing to the amateur that only occasionally wants to edit a bit of video. For professionals it is a great software package, certainly when complemented with the dedicated keyboard or hardware control panel.
Hardware specification requirements are not lightweight.

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Compatibility / Operating System: Windows XP SP2 (32 bit) Windows Vista (32 bit) Windows 7 (32 bit and 64 bit) * Support for Linux and OSX is scheduled for late 2011 CPU: Intel / AMD Graphics: NVIDIA / ATI • PC computer with Intel Core Duo, Intel Xeon, or AMD processor. • Windows XP Professional SP2, Windows Vista, or Windows 7 Professional (32 bit or 64 bit). • 2 GB of RAM; EditShare recommends 3 GB or more. • Display with 1024 x 768 resolution or higher; EditShare recommends 1440 x 900 or higher. • PCI Express graphics card; EditShare recommends NVIDIA or ATI. • IEEE 1394 interface (FireWire) of 800 Mb per second if you plan to use a FireWire digital device (deck or camera). • 256-MB graphics subsystem with support for DirectX 9. • Universal serial bus (USB) power for the console. If a laptop does not support adequate power, you need to use a powered hub. • 100 MB of disk space required to install Lightworks.

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Scratch

Scratch is a programming language that makes it easy to create animations, interactive stories, animations, games, music, and art. The outcomes can be stored and shared on the web within the Scratch system.
It is not only an ideal tool for the creation of simple and attractive interactive and/or animated learning objects, but it also serves as a learning instrument for young people. By using Scratch learners learn not only to create and share Scratch outcomes but more importantly they learn mathematical, logical and computational ideas, while also learning to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively.
Scratch is at first sight a bit difficult to learn, but there is a (short and simple) manual that helps everyone getting started within minutes. It is not a full blown animation tool but it is a lot of fun and very rewarding to work with.
Scratch is developed by the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at the MIT Media Lab, with financial support from the National Science Foundation, Microsoft, Intel Foundation, MacArthur Foundation, Google, Iomega and MIT Media Lab research consortia.

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Browser Installer available for Mac OSX 10.4 or later, Windows 2000, XP, Vista, and 7 and with Ubuntu version 9.04 and later

Digital Video Digital University (DiViDu)

This demo shows an e-learning tool on basis of which students, future teachers and dentists can analyze practice cases, learn to reflect on practice, learn to demonstrate their newly acquired competence.

As of 2012, the tool is not updated anymore.

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MediaSite Kaltura Panopto
Ubicast WebClip2Go Kalyzée
Matrox Rapidmooc Crowdbeamer

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