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Zaption, a San Francisco based tech startup, is revolutionizing online video for education. Teachers, trainers, and content publishers use Zaption’s intuitive web app to quickly add images, text, quizzes, and discussions to existing videos from YouTube, Vimeo and private video libraries. The result is an interactive learning tour that transforms video from a “lean back” experience to an engaging “lean forward” activity. With Zaption’s analytics, instructors get immediate feedback on how students interact with the content and understand key concepts.

The basic editor is free forever for all teachers!

We have also updated Zaption with upgraded analytics, text editing and interactive content that you can instantly copy and use with your students!


Plan Price Details
Basic Author Free The basic editor is free forever for all teachers!
Pro Author $79/year 1 Author account to create unlimited learning tours. Share tours with your students and other Zaption Authors. Basic analytics to track student responses. View and copy great tours from the Zaption Tour Gallery. Organize users into groups and restrict access to your tours. Advanced tour design elements like branching and transcripts. LTI key to integrate Zaption with your learning management system.
Site License Contact for details Zaption Pro memberships for all users. Pay for users with centralized billing, purchase orders accepted. Single sign-on across your entire site. Option for students to create tours too! Optional tools to manage accounts and permissions in your private community. Premium support options.


December 21, 2015

Zaption Presenter is a new feature out of Zaption’s excellent video interactive resources that it merits a fresh look. Concerns In order to access student responses made during the presentation after the fact the teacher needs a “Pro” account, an $89/year sunk cost, in order to download student responses into a .csv file. Depending upon how one chooses to use it, this limitation may be significant. Look at another way, there are a great many free resources, and funding the design team is no crime. The people behind Zaption have families to…

Read more » Zaption Presenter Can and Should Make Presentations Better | Tech Tools Daily #123

December 27, 2013

This is a great tool to use if you utilize videos in lesson plans. The educator can embed different types of questions to the videos and it will collect student responses. The site is free for 30 days but the pricing is not too bad to have for a year.