Top Five Chalkstar to Rockstar Podcast Moments

Last August, we here at TechSmith Education announced a new TechSmith podcast called Chalkstar to Rockstar where we talk with teachers innovating with technology in their classes. We've had 20 episodes so far ranging from teachers taking an idea for a school to reality in six months to how Google Glass is changing the way people think about science in our day to day living. Below, I've gone through the episodes to pick my top five Chalkstar moments. Five I think one of the points when the podcast Continue reading

Chalkstar to Rockstar Gift-away!

'Tis the season for giving, and this holiday season, the Chalkstar to Rockstar podcast is having a very special holiday episode that you can get in on. Back in August, TechSmith Education announced a new weekly podcast titled Chalkstar to Rockstar: Revolutionary Ideas in Learning. We launched the show in September and have had an educator share their story of growth and innovation every Wednesday. The audience has grown quickly and we've had a chance to talk with some amazing people. The Continue reading

Coming Soon: TechSmith Podcast on the EdReach Network

As the TechSmith Education stone gathers moss, we’re always looking for new ways to partner with teachers and organizations committed to the promotion and empowerment of education. I am extremely excited to announce the new partnership between TechSmith Education and the EdReach Network as we bring you a brand new TechSmith podcast beginning this fall: Destination: Chalkstars to Rockstars - Revolutionary Ideas in Learning. The idea... As a former teacher, I’ll be hosting this weekly show, Continue reading

How to Convert Video to MP3 Using Camtasia Studio

Whether you’re a podcaster, teacher, or speaker, you may be interested in getting more value from your content by extracting the audio from a video file. Podcasts are still alive and well, and the rise in prevalence of smart phones has only helped fuel more growth. According to a study conducted by Edison Research in 2012, 29% of adults have listened to an audio podcast, up from only 11% in 2006. A quarter of podcast listeners report listening to podcasts in the car with their smartphones connected Continue reading