Teachers TV – not just for teachers

The age of digital TV has brought with it an explosion of specialist TV channels catering for all aspects of society. Teachers.tv the specialist channel for teachers is available on digital cable, satelite and digital terrestrial TV and importantly on the internet.

Dispite the name Teachers.tv is not just for teachers, but has over 2000 programmes covering every subject including PHSE and suitable for everyone from head teachers to teaching assistants. It also has lots of programmes aimed at pupils.

You can watch most of the programmes online and when you have created a free account you can download many of the programmes to your computer. Videos can be found by browsing the categories or by searching directly by keyword. The quality of the programmes is good enough to watch full screen and they are ideal for showing to a class on a projector.

There is a community aspect to the site with ratings and comments on videos and various groups focussed on specific topics. You can subscribe to news of the latest videos via RSS or email and there is a news podcast. You can keep track of the videos you like in your account and there are even instructions on how you can edit some of the videos. If you want to watch in even better quality many of the videos can now be bought on DVD direct from the site.

Find out more and explore what is available at the Teachers.tv website.