Friday 22 June 2007

Cam Studio...technology in education

Technology is playing a great role in the betterment of education process. Today we are not restricted or bound to follow the traditional methods of teaching in the classrooms. We are provided with innovative methods of teaching which are very interesting to first learn by the teachers and then used for teaching in the classrooms for the students. There are abundant resources available on the web. A correct guidance and skill to use them effectively is only required. Earlier, monetary constraints were bothering the schools to use only the proprietry softwares, but now due to the explosion of open source ,the problem has been solved. Now, only great thinking mind and a group of like minded people are required to fully utilise them to improve upon the education in India.

CamStudio is a free software by which you are able to record all screen and audio activity on your computer and create AVI video files and using its built-in SWF Producer can turn those AVIs into lean, mean, bandwidth-friendly Streaming Flash videos (SWFs) .
You can use it to create demonstration videos for any software program and share it with your friends and students.
You can create video tutorials for your classroom teaching.
You can use it to record a recurring problem with your computer so you can show technical support people.
You can even use it to record new tricks and techniques you discover on your Favourite software program, before you forget them
Download it from
http://www.camstudio.org/

Watch this video for installation procedure.

http://www.camstudio.org/video/install/

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