Shape a new future for K-12 classroom learning with curriculum-relevant, project-based video lessons and millions of rights-cleared multimedia assets.

About LumieLabs for the Classroom

Using video creation and digital storytelling, educators can harness students’ passions and natural engagement with media to meet subject-area learning objectives, assess students’ mastery of content, promote voice and choice, and weave in practical skills that enable their futures.

Featuring millions of royalty-free clips, simple cloud-based editing, secure video hosting, and sharing, and student assignment functionality, LumieLabs has been adopted by educational facilities, educators, and students across 10 countries.

See a demo of the world’s best digital storytelling platform for schools.

The Video Revolution Has Happened.

  • 62% of teachers  say video makes them  
    more effective
  • 7 trillion video clips  uploaded per day  
    by 2020
  • 66% of teachers   say video increases  
    student motivation

Features of LumieLabs for the Classroom

  • Rights-Cleared Multimedia Library

    Create professional quality videos with millions of royalty-free, rights-cleared, fair-use multimedia clips, including video and audio assets, from best-in-class producers and artists.

  • Student Creation and Learning

    LumieLabs keeps learning outcomes at the forefront of
    Tap into curriculum-relevant projects, including video diaries, documentaries, news reports, virtual tours, and other practical skill-based assignments.

  • Classroom Sharing Tools

    Share student and teacher videos from various personal, classroom, and organizational walls all housed in one safe place.

  • Advanced Video Editing

    Allow educators to focus on the content they want to teach and the skill sets that teaching through digital storytelling fosters with simple, intuitive editing tools.

  • Organization Management

    Depend on secure user storage and collaboration with the easily accessible cloud platform. Administrators can see all videos in one convenient dashboard while working in a private secure environment.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What are digital stories?

    Digital stories are videos that incorporate footage, images, music, text, and a narrative voice. Digital stories are an expressive, cross-curricular learning medium that helps students develop deeper subject area comprehension and retention, while also gaining valuable digital and visual literacy skills.

  • What is the Video Project Tool (VPT)?

    Through the Video Project Tool (VPT), educators can search, create and assign video projects across a broad range of subjects, including Science, Geography, History, and English. Each project contains learning outcomes, tasks, content, editing tools and a private sharing space for students and teachers to submit and assess finished work.

  • How much does a LumieLabs subscription cost?

    LumieLabs is sold at a per/student subscription. Email [email protected] to learn more.

  • How can I order an annual subscription to LumieLabs?

    We’re so excited you’ve decided to subscribe! You can:

    • Call 1-800-621-3900 and speak to one of our sales specialists, available Monday through Friday from 9am to 5pm CT.

    • E-mail [email protected].

    If you are ordering for more than one school or library building, it is advised that you speak to a sales representative to ensure you receive any available discounts. To get started, please call 1-800-621-3900 or e-mail [email protected]

  • Where does the name “LumieLabs” come from?

    Named after the Lumière brothers, who pioneered early motion-picture cameras and how we know film today. LumieLabs strives to bring the Lumière’s spirit of storytelling, innovation, and invention into the hands of educators and students around the world.

  • Have Britannica’s products been recognized this year as leading digital learning tools?

    Yes! Education leaders around the country love Britannica products for their differentiated learning tools, a deep variety of multimedia content, classroom management tools, and customization abilities.

    • Britannica Digital Learning named #1 company to watch in 2019 by edTech Digest

    • LumieLabs named one of the 7 coolest edtech products at FETC 2019

    • Britannica School Insights named finalist in edTech Digest’s 2019 Cool Tool Awards

    • Karthik Krishnan, Britannica’s CEO named one of the top 100 edtech influencers and a finalist in edTech Digest’s 2019 Leadership Awards