Saturday, August 9, 2014

You Oughta Know About.... Safe Share!

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I'm linking up with Mrs. McClain to share something that teachers oughta know!!!
 
We all LOVE Youtube and including video's in our lessons.  But-- I cannot stand when there is an Ad before the video I want to play.  It always makes me feel like a wonderful educator when something incredibly inappropriate pops up before I show a video on the letter Hh or when I'm learning about Polar Bears.  Why do they put weird ads before a letter video????  Don't they think about their audience.  People watching the letter Hh and singing about a letter don't want to see an ad or video of the thong song or something insanely weird...
 
 
Ok, off my soap box!!!
 
I'm here to tell you there is a way around those annoying ads that you oughta know about....
 
Meet Safe Share.
 
http://safeshare.tv/
 
You can copy and paste any YouTube video and it will generate a safe link.  Copy that link or hyperlink it into your lesson and viola----
No Ads or awkward images will show!
 
Hop on over to Mrs. McClain's blog to check out some other tips, tricks and ideas that you oughta know!


6 comments:

  1. That is awesome, they have the most inappropriate ads sometimes! Thanks for sharing!

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  2. This is so helpful! I cannot even count the times where I showed a video and at the end all of those other completely inappropriate and unrelated video recommendations popped up!! Eeeek! Thank you for sharing.

    Hope
    Teaching With Hope

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  3. I was so excited to find your post for the You Oughta Know Blog Hop, I'm your newest follower. I've pinned you too!
    ~Fern
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  4. Becky, Do you need help putting the html in for the linky? I don't see an email on the blog, but feel free to contact me FernleySmith@gmail.com and I will be happy to help so your readers can see the rest of the bloggers posts.
    Thanks, Fern

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    1. Thank you so much for following me and pinning! And, I added it but when I saved it in HTML and updated.. it just showed the link. Not sure why or if maybe it wasn't active yet.. I may contact you for next time because I have done stuff using HTML before, but I wasn't able to figure it out this time. That's very sweet of you to offer your help.

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  5. I NEED to do this!! I have had that happen many many times!!

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