Confronting Hesitations About Video Coaching in a School District

While Diane and her team were excited about the promise of how video coaching could enhance teacher support, they were nervous about how everyone would react to the new video-powered process.

She quickly found the hesitations erased as teachers started using Edthena. The teachers quickly developed habits of a collaborative community and showed enthusiasm for sharing their practice.

Edtech’s fastest video uploader just got faster

A few weeks ago we quietly released an update for the Edthena Video Tool. We haven’t advertised it much, but the truth is we completely changed the way we’re compressing videos. The Video Tool is now faster, more efficient, and produces videos of higher quality. Don’t believe us? The numbers speak for themselves. Video quality is…

Why YouTube isn’t a solution for classroom observation videos

When explaining Edthena to someone for the first time, the common question is why YouTube can’t be utilized to achieve the same end-goals. We’d like to think that there is a lot of value in the way we facilitate collaborative conversation on video. These are things that YouTube isn’t designed to do. But let’s assume…