How to get video's and other classroom content into school without killing your tech folks-

Zamzar- Online converter that creates free files you can save on a flash drive and show in school.

Downloadhelper - for FireFox Web Browser. Allows you to download content on web to your pc at home to bring to school.

Kickyoutube - Download from Youtube

Youtubesnips - YouTubeSnips is a free tool that lets you download HD videos off YouTube! You can also download the video in mobile 3GP format, MP4 format, and FLV format.

Vixy- This service allows you convert a Flash Video / FLV file (YouTube's videos,etc) to MPEG4 (AVI/MOV/MP4/MP3/3GP) file online

And more from Dr. Joyce Valenza's Blog!