Video Content Management Systems for Higher Education

Video is not anymore “the new thing” in higher education. It has been around for a while and it is here to stay. Institutions should provide their staff and students with the necessary tools that will help them share their videos in both an easy and secure way. This is why there is a need for a higher education institution to have a Video Content Management System (VCMS) in place.

A Video Content Management System (VCMS) should serve for the following:

  • Provide a safe place to store and publish audio and video.
  • Place audio and video making tools in the hands of staff and students.
  • Enable others to discover the collection of audio and video material of the institution.
  • Take learning, teaching and research to a global and mobile generation and benefit from the power of social media. Continue reading

My recent India trip

I was recently invited to present some of my thinking (about TEL) to the Indian National Conference on the use of Technology in Higher Education. The event was organised on behalf of the Government of India ‘Ministry of Human Resource Development’ and the ‘Planning Commission Government of India’. My invitation came from the British Council (India)

Conference Sign

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