Screenpal

Screenpal is an easy-to-use and intuitive screen-recording software that allows you to record content from your computer screen along with audio and optionally video. The software then creates a video file (available formats are MP4, AVI, FLV, or GIF), which can be uploaded to a video streaming service and then embedded into your Brightspace course site. Screenpal also includes easy-to-use annotation and editing tools.

Screenpal is a free software, but a paid version offering advanced tools is also available. Memorial has purchased an educational Screenpal license, and instructors can can gain access to it by request.

Some Benefits of Screenpal

  • Easy, intuitive interface
  • Mistakes can be edited out – no need to re-record
  • Video segments can be easily cut out
  • Free for students

Use the menu on the left for details on obtaining and using the software.