YouTube Resources

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YouTube Channel

Do you want to create your own videos or share a playlist of your favorite videos to your students and fellow teachers? Either way, you may want to create your own channel on YouTube. Below are some videos and sites to get you started.


The resources below have been created to assist beginning users in creating their channel in YouTube. As with all software that is to be used with students, please contact your district's Data Privacy Officer (DPO) to ensure that the software is Ed Law 2D compliant before creating an account. For more information on Ed Law 2D, please go to: Please also be aware of PII when posting.

Step by Step Videos

Using your Educational Credentials to Create your YouTube Channel and How to Upload a Video to your Channel

Please note: This video is for a different district. If you need any assistance, please contact Carolyn Strauch at or your local instructional technology support personnel for assistance.
How to Create A YouTube Channel For Teachers
How to Upload A Video to Your YouTube Channel For Teachers

Step-by-Step Written Directions

YouTube Creator Academy

YouTube has a Creator Academy offering free online courses to help serious users to grow their audience – The first step is to create a channel and learn how to grow the channel audience.

Best Practices

Questar III School Library System, Model Schools and Arts

Kerrie Burch, Director

Carolyn Strauch, Coordinator