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YouTube is a great resource when you want to find and share helpful videos with your students. Below are some tools to enhance your viewing pleasure and help lesson the distractions that can come when sharing YouTube videos.

47+ Alternatives to Using YouTube in the Classroom
Richard Byrne shares a lot of resources that you can consider if you can't do YouTube.

Blubbr
Create quizzes with YouTube video.

Create Interactive Videos (Choose Your Own Adventure)
Gregshares how to make a Choose Your Own Adventure video by having you go through a Choose Your Own Adventure video.

Creator Academy
Learn to be a more successful YouTube video creator by taking these free courses.

Get More Out of YouTube Using These URL Hacks
MakeUseOf shares several tricks to tweak the YouTube url and get more benefit from the video.

Grockit Answers
Ask a question and have Grockit locate videos that can help you. Also includes a public Q&A section next to the video so you can post your question or comment (or answer someone's).

How to Easily Blur Faces from YouTube Videos
Richard Byrne shares how to blur faces in YouTube videos. Simple.

KeepVid
Easily download YouTube videos. Consider using the KeepVid bookmarklet to make it even easier :-)

Lean Back
If you are watching YouTube on your TV, you might find this url helpful in that it allows you to use the arrow keys on your keyboard…no need for a mouse.

ListenToYouTube
Enter your YouTube URL and this site will create an mp3 file of it that you can download and listen to.

NicerTube
Interesting way to share YouTube videos. Share your video on a distraction free page with a cute background image. Sweet!

QuietTube
Want to share a YouTube (or Viddler ror Vimeo) video but don't want all the clutter around it? QuietTube is your answer. Similar to ViewPure. Example here

SafeShare.TV
Cool tool that makes it very easy to share YouTube videos with your students - strips out all the adds, relevant videos, etc. Very nice!

Storyboard Bookmarklet
This cool bookmarklet will create a storyboard of any YouTube video for you to print out. Very clever.

TestTube
Check out YouTube's idea incubator site to see what their engineers and developers are thinking up.

TubeChop
Pull up the YouTube video you want and then set the beginning and ending where you want. It's a 23 minute video but you only want to show 1:47 minutes? No problem with TubeChop. Creates a special link for you just for that section.

TubeReplay
Watch your favorite YouTube video without having to press replay…just use this tool!

TubeTrackr
So you are serious about getting your YouTube channel to the next level? Consider taking advantage of YouTubes marketing tools with TubeTrackr.

Video Question Editor
Join this beta (for free) to add a feature to your YouTube account so you can have your video stop and a question to be asked. The student cannot continue until he/she answers the question.

ViewPure
Remove the distractions and ads using this tool. Similar to QuiteTube. Example Here

VTubeTools
This form allows you to customize the way your video appears by allowing you to set various parameters and then generating an embed code for you.

Watch2Gether
Create a private room (free) where you and your friends can watch videos simultaneously.

YooouuuTuuube
Not sure when you'd use this. It is different. Added for variety.

YouFlow
Create a mashup of YouTube videos. Interesting.

YouTube Capture
Easily capture video on your iOS device and upload to YouTube.

YouTube Editor
Do some simple video editing in the cloud with this tool. Combine videos, trim and rotate clips, add text effects and transitions, and more!

YouTube for Schools
Educate, engage, and inspire your students with high quality educational videos on YouTube in a controlled environment. Sign up for free.

YouTube Instant Search
Type your search term in the text field and have it auto play the top YouTube video for you.

YouTube Options
This is a great Chrome extension to use if you share YouTube videos on the fly and don't have time to run them through a site like safeshare.tv, quitetube, or viewpure.

YouTube Time
Create a link that sets the starting point of your video with this easy form.

YouTube Time Machine
Easily search for and find videos from any particular time with this handy tool.

YouTube Toolbox: 100+ Tools and Resources to Enhance Your Video Experience
An extensive list of tools to consider when you are working with YouTube videos. Some are really great some are just okay. Good list to consider, though.