I'll be starting my fav Windows 8 apps blog posts series and this Friday is reserved for iXplain.
iXplain is the simplest and best video creation tool I have come across. It is a screen recording tool that is just imagined for teachers. You can record lessons and presentations in a minute and create videos.
There are two video creating options the first one is quick recording where you can record your voice and drawing. And the other option is base recording where you can record just the drawing and add voice in the end. The best feature is that you can save the recordings as mp4 files and share the videos with your students.
Here is an example
And this is how I teach passive voice
But this is just an idea what you can do with iXplain. I have recently shared my ideas of using iXplain in the classroom for some teaching techniques like for example draw a word technique
Here are all 40 techniques and the ideas how you can use iXplain