Students on the Autism Spectrum: Making Animated Videos


Today, students with ASD don’t have to just watch animated films—they can create them. New software makes producing animated videos easy and fun, and offers a powerful channel of expression for students who struggle with verbal communication.


Teachers: Get Connected the Right Way!

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Some teachers are Luddites in the classroom; some are technophiles — but the best are right in the middle. Harness technology in ways best for your students, not based on your personal preference. Check out this video we made for Connected Educator Month!


Millions of Reasons to Love GoAnimate for Schools


Next time you want students to show you they understand a concept, consider having them create a GoAnimate for Schools project. You’ll find that they will watch their own videos over and over again


Words that aren’t words


When is a word not a word? When it was never a word to begin with!

Check out this new animated video from our team, laying exactly several words you should really stop using it.


Animated Video for the Classroom: Why is it hotter in the summer?


It’s a question we’ve all thought about. But the most common answer isn’t completely correct. Check out this primer on the Earth’s axial tilt and the Tropic of Capricorn.


Site Update: Unveiling the New GoAnimate For Schools


G4S Tutorial: Get started guide for teachers We’re thrilled to announce that our site revamp is complete! We made a lot of great changes to your GoAnimate for Schools subscription, so we want to walk you through everything so you get a look at all the new features. See all the updates below and watch […]


How to make sure your flipped classroom is safe and secure


If you’re an educator or student who feels that the concept of the “lecture,” i.e. sitting and taking notes for an hour or two has little to no value, then flipping your classroom may be a solution that you will find appealing. The ‘flipped classroom’ typically inverts the traditional class model by shifting video lectures […]


Animated Short for Back to School

Over the summer young Ezra experiences something of a growth spurt, but what he learns about himself — and Macy and Kingston and the SuperHero — measures well beyond any yardstick. Nothing is better than Ezra! Other people are nice! To all the teachers, students, and parents out there — enjoy the first day of […]


Press and Mentions: Top 7 Highlights from #ISTE2014 (We’re #4)

ISTE2014-300x182, an international non‐profit providing fun entrepreneurship programs for elementary and middle school children, demonstrated its turnkey startup solution via its partnership with GoAnimate, the leading cloud‐based animated video production platform, as the video creation tool to power its BizMovie 2.0 program.


Site Update: Safety First in GoAnimate for Schools

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We’re in a day and age where protecting children and students on the Internet is THE number one priority for schools and teachers. Now, every GoAnimate for Schools site has SSL enabled to add one more level of protection for teachers and their students. Instead of visiting an HTTP site, your GoAnimate for Schools site has one more letter: HTTPS.