Archive for January, 2012

SAT Video Vocabulary Better than Ever: Vocab Videos 2.0

Welcome to Vocab Videos 2.0! We’re pleased to announce that, with our users in mind, we have made some major design and functionality upgrades to Vocab!

Upon logging in to your student or educator account or signing up for a free trial, you’ll be able to see these changes firsthand, but take a sneak peek at some of the updates below:

Video Library:

  • Our new format clearly lists out all Vocab Videos episodes in series order
  • ALL VIDEOS ARE IN HTML5—now play them on mobile devices and tablets!

The new search functionality allows users to search for individual words; so don’t worry if you remember a word you want to review, but forget what episode it’s featured in!

New Video Player:

  • Larger screen + sharper, better quality videos Full screen mode is now available!
  • Conveniently move on to the next episode with the new “Play Next Episode” button
  • Watch episodes straight through or easily move from one word to the next by selecting specific words from our episode playlist
  • Quick links to each episode’s digital quiz and worksheet make it easy to use study tools you’re watching videos


  • Your new home dashboard allows you to easily click through to any Vocab Videos series, and select the episode you want to watch simply by clicking on the screen
  • Quick links to “My Quizzes,” “My Worksheets,” and “My Flashcards” allow you to click through to view past quiz results, completed worksheets, and flashcard sets or to take an episode quiz, complete a worksheet or make a new flashcard set.
  • Your home screen also allows you to browse your recent activity, reviewing past quiz scores or completed worksheets.


  • New teacher dashboard makes it easier to manage your class
  • It’s easier as ever to add students to your class—simply copy and paste your student roster from a word processor
  • View class or individual student quiz or worksheet results
  • Reset student passwords as necessary from the Manage Students page