Digital Media Workshop

Advanced Media Searching: Looking Beyond YouTube

YouTube (

What’s good about YouTube?

What’s not so good?


ISTE NETS For Students (2007):

Section 5a: Students advocate and practice safe, legal, and responsible use of information and technology.

ISTE NETS For Teachers (2008):

Section 4a: Teachers advocate, model, and teach safe, legal, and ethical use of digital information and technology, including respect for copyright, intellectual property, and the appropriate documentation of sources.

Both excerpts copyrighted 1997-2010 by ISTE (

Finding content

YouTube Channels

TeacherTube (

SchoolTube ( — *currently blocked

Discovery Education: Streaming ( — requires an account

WXXI EdVideo Online Service ( — requires an account (see below)

Hulu (

Content creators

Annenberg Media (

Discovery Networks (, including:

The History Channel (

History International (

The Biography Channel (

A&E (

National Geographic (


ABC News (

CBS News (

NBC News (

PBS News (

Google Custom Searches —