Screencasting Demos

Tool  Platform Pricing  Tutorials 
ActivInspire  Windows  Comes with Promethean ActivBoard, Available by license fee otherwise  Screen Recorder
Educreations Both Free Tutorial
Explain Everything  iPad 

Tutorial 1

Tutorial 2

Tutorial 3

Jing  Windows 

Free - need to be downloaded and installed.  

Limited to 5 minutes.  

To draw as you record, consider downloading zoomit.  

Article about Jing for screencasting 

Capturing Video


Reminder: Students can create backgrounds for the slides of their screencast in other applications.  PowerPoint slides, Keynote slides, and Pixie drawings can be exported as .jpg (image) files. 


Resources common to all all iPad tools:


Other apps to watch:


Screencasting Workshop Wiki