Teaching Tips, Tricks and Tools for BRISD Staff
- These channels can be used to supplement your classroom instruction.
- Be sure to always preview videos in their entirety to make sure they are appropriate for students.
YouTube Channels for Educators
YouTube Teachers - YouTube.com/Teachers was created to help teachers leverage video to educate, engage and inspire their students. Here you will find tips and tricks for bringing YouTube into the classroom, as well as over 400 video playlists curated by CUE and aligned with the Common Core. YouTube.com/Teachers is part of YouTube's larger educational initiative, YouTube EDU, featuring more than 700K educational videos created by leading experts and organizations such as PBS, TEDEd, and Khan Academy.
60 Second Recap - 60sR brings you fast, focused insights on the classic literature you read in school.
History Channel - HISTORY® is the leading destination for award-winning original series and specials that connect viewers with history in an informative, immersive and entertaining manner across all platforms.
Biography - A very useful resource, this channel digs deep to present interesting, little-known facts alongside biographical overviews of famous icons. An added bonus, find events that occurred On This Day in history, including famous birthdays and notable deaths.
National Geographic - With nearly 3 million subscribers, this channel covers wildlife, natural history, archaeology, and more.
Discovery Channel - A great educational resource, dedicated to bringing viewers amazing stories and experiences from the world of science, natural history, anthropology, survival, geography, and engineering.