The Internet: A treasure trove for teaching and learning

  • 108 views
Uploaded on

 

  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Be the first to comment
    Be the first to like this
No Downloads

Views

Total Views
108
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0

Actions

Shares
Downloads
4
Comments
0
Likes
0

Embeds 0

No embeds

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
    No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Google Confidential and Proprietary Google Confidential and Proprietary The Power of the Internet in Education Andy Yee, Public Policy, Google
  • 2. Google Confidential and Proprietary People think differently about media today And even for this generation, video is the most compelling way to engage them
  • 3. Google Confidential and Proprietary YouTube and Gen C Connecting Gen C audiences with the content they want to watch, share, and interact with
  • 4. Google Confidential and Proprietary YouTube EDU at a glance • YouTube has always been about expanding access, so we also wanted to increase access to the wealth of high-quality education content on YouTube. We wanted to further YouTube's mission to inform and inspire, and show that education can be entertaining as well! • YouTube EDU is a special portal on YouTube design to help our global community find high-quality educational videos from partners in the educational community. • YouTube EDU launched in 2009 and today, thousands of people every day tune into YouTube EDU to learn and understand better the world they live in. o 80% of YouTube EDU views come from outside of the U.S. • 1000+ channels in YouTube EDU and around 850,000 individual videos
  • 5. Google Confidential and Proprietary Khan Academy (可汗學院) • A donor-supported, non-profit with a mission to provide a world-class education for anyone, anywhere • 4,000+ videos on any subjects ranging from basic arithmetic to advanced subjects like game theory • Viewed 252 million times, or on average 60,000 times for each video! • Founded by Salman Khan, a former hedge fund manager
  • 6. Google Confidential and Proprietary Khan Academy (可汗學院)
  • 7. Google Confidential and Proprietary Power of the Open Internet The availability of free and high-quality content online means less costs to students and schools, and also enables more people to develop skills who might not have had access.
  • 8. Google Confidential and Proprietary The Hong Kong Digital Academy Enabling teachers and students of different levels to have better access to high-quality content
  • 9. Google Confidential and Proprietary Thank you.