About Jessie LaHaie

Jessie LaHaie is the Online Community Specialist for Education on the Social Media Team at TechSmith.
You can follow her at @jessielahaie
  • She has 2 adorable children.
  • Her guilty pleasure is pop music.
  • She holds the TechSmith bare-knuckle boxing championship title
  • Wonderful Ways To Celebrate Poetry In April and Throughout The Year!

    Guest post written by Shannon McClintock Miller This last week the children and educators within my school community at Van Meter have been enjoying a week of spring break. It was a nice time to reflect on the last several months, to be inspired with new ideas, and to think about the last few months of the school year. As I sat outside in the warm Florida sun one day, I made a few notes on literacy events coming up and am so happy to think about the fun we will be having celebrating Poetry Continue reading

    Cloud Services Interruption

    UPDATE - March 24 - 7:00 pm Thank you for bearing with us. The ability to upload has been re-enabled across all products and services. All content created before 5:30 am ET on March 24 and after 10:45 am ET is (or will soon be) available for viewing. Here’s a breakdown of the impact on your content... TechSmith Relay Any uploads between 5:30 am and 10:45 am ET are lost, along with their quizzing and analytics. Recordings finished between 10:45 am and 6:45 pm have been queued up on the device Continue reading

    Reading month: Reading with Jack book reviews

    To continue our celebration of all things reading for National Reading Month, I interviewed BookTuber, Jack Cork. Jack is a remarkable young man who has his own YouTube Channel, ReadingWithJack, where he gives video book reviews of the books he reads. How many books do you read each month, and how long do they take you to read? The amount of books I read each month varies depending on what time of year it is - if it’s exam season at school, I hardly read anything, but if it’s the summer holidays, Continue reading

    Reading month: Create your own audio books for kids

    Guest post written by TechSmithie Jeremy Raleigh for National Reading Month. Hi, my name is Jeremy Raleigh and I’m the Product Owner on the Education Labs team. With March being National Reading Month I thought this might be the perfect time to share a fun reading inspired gift idea that I completed using Camtasia Studio. We have two boys that love listening to books on CD as they are going to sleep. A couple of years ago as Christmas was approaching I came up with the idea that I would create Continue reading

    Find us at FETC and TCEA

    We've got two education shows this week and next so if you happen to be attending, be sure to swing by and say hi to the TechSmith crew! FETC #FETC takes place in Orlando, Florida January 29 - 31. The conference brings educational leaders and technology experts together to exchange techniques and strategies for teaching and learning success. TechSmith will be there at booth #513 and we'd love to show you what we've been up to - like our new enterprise video solution, TechSmith Relay! Be sure Continue reading

    Introducing TechSmith Relay: A new enterprise video solution

    We make products that make visual communication a little easier - both to create and consume. To ensure we build tools that will be useful, we work closely with the people facing the problems we're trying to solve. We listen to their feedback, and we watch how they work. Even after we've released one of our creations into the wild, we continue listening and improving. Today is no exception. We are proud to announce our new enterprise-wide video solution: TechSmith Relay. TechSmith Relay allows Continue reading

    TechSmith Education Community on Google+

    Welcome to the new year! Hopefully everyone was able to have a little relaxation time over the glorious winter break. I know we have been 'enjoying' the ice and snow here in Michigan. We've also been busy with some pretty awesome stuff that we are excited to share with you in the coming months. The first is our new TechSmith in Education Google+ Community! The TechSmith Education Google+ Community is a place for educators who use TechSmith solutions to connect, share ideas, and discuss best Continue reading