ScreenCasting and Recording with Quick Time
All Macs have the program Quicktime built into them and it allows for video, audio and screen recording. It is a good program for screen recording and a so so program for video recording. Usually, YouTube live streaming is easier and saves a few steps.
- Record a screencast message of the day where you can connect with students and also click around to show them what work you would like them to do for the day.
- Use the search feature in your Mac to pull up Quicktime
- Select “New Screen Recording”
- Ensure you have selected a microphone (it is not selected by default)